How to Apply

How to Apply

 

Applications for 2017-18 will be accepted between February 15 and April 15, 2017

 

  • Entrance to the Academy Program for Young Artists is by audition only - please see audition requirements for more information
  • New applicants must fill out the online Application Form. Applicants will be notified of their audition date, time and location by e-mail, so filling out the application form completely is essential for being considered for the program
  • Application deadline is April 15, 2017 and auditions will be held in May 2017
  • Acceptance is determined by an audition panel consisting of Conservatory faculty and the Academy Program Administrator
  • Any emerging young artist in Calgary or surrounding area who shows clear talent, passion and dedication is eligible to apply
  • Students applying from out-of-town will be considered on an individual basis and should contact the Academy Program Coordinator: chasannielsen@mtroyal.ca, 403.440.6832
  • It is expected that Academy students take private instruction in their instrument. It is the responsibility of each student to make private lesson arrangements with his/her instructor of choice. The private instructor does not need to be affiliated with the Mount Royal University Conservatory
  • Students are notified of audition results no later than June 15, 2017
  • In order to guarantee a spot in the program and to be assigned to a chamber group and collaborative pianist, students must enroll and pay tuition fees no later than July 15, 2017. Payment plan options are available; arrangements must be made by the July 15, 2017
     

For more information, or for assistance with the application and acceptance process, please contact the Academy Program Coordinator