How can you receive our grant?

In order to receive a grant, you must choose a competition or a master class, prepare a detailed and realistic budget, email an Application to grant@vere.fund and wait for the written reply with the time indication as to when your application can be processed. You can find the calendar of competitions in the Competitions section of our site, as well as on the other sites’ Useful Resources section.

Grant can be provided in advance prior to the beginning of the competition as well as after the competition took place – as a compensation for incurred expenses. Grant can be provided to cover the following expenses: participant’s registration fee or payment for participation in a master class, travel expenses (subject to availability of the musician’s name in the travel documents), accommodation during the competition or a master class. For musicians under 16 years depending on the submitted budget, the one chaperon’s expenses could also be covered by the grant. It could be a teacher or one of the parents.

The submitted application can be approved fully, partially, or declined. The Fund is operating at the expense of the private funds. Grant applications and decisions on the approval (or denial) are based on the internal criteria and procedures without providing any comments on submitted applications. The Fund can involve external experts to assess the applications.