The Willem Mengelberg Fonds supports young talents

Financial support for conservatory students in their Master’s 
Willem Mengelberg
Willem Mengelberg
For an ambitious music student, it is often a challenge to find enough means to finance your musical career. Insert: the Willem Mengelberg Fonds for young talent that stimulates master students in their professional development. The fund is established in 1920 in honor of the twenty-fifth anniversary of Willem Mengelberg as chief-conductor of the Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest.

The Willem Mengelberg Fonds provides financial contributions for the participation in a masterclass or another activity in the domain of your education, aiming at your development on a professional level.

The closing day is May 10, 2022

Who is eligible?

You are eligible if:

  • you finished your bachelor’s or you are in your master’s;
  • you are not older than 28 years;
  • you reside and study and/or work in the Netherlands

How to apply

All the information needed to apply can be found and downloaded here. You can request the information by contacting Lili Schutte,

download application form