Great Start Scholarship

At The Music Place we are passionate about supporting the next generation of musicians, in continuing this long tradition we launched this scholarship. The 'Great Start Scholarship' will provide a new high quality student level instrument and 12 months servicing to one successful student. Available for flute, alto or tenor saxophone, clarinet, trumpet or trombone.



Selection Criteria

  • Has shown / demonstrated a passion for music
  • The cost of purchasing an instrument would prevent / hinder musical development
  • Has shown a commitment to furthering their education



Eligibility Requirements

  • Aged between 8 and 18
  • If successful, consent to completing a media waiver for The Music Place to use their name and image in promotional material
  • Must be currently or intending to begin regular music lesson from a specialist teacher


To apply complete the application form pdf and email or post to us.
Applications must be received by 5pm Friday March 15th 2024.  *updated application deadline

The successful applicant will be notified by March 22nd 2024 with instructions on how to accept the scholarship and to arrange collection of their new instrument.

The Great Start Scholarship will be awarded at the complete and sole discretion of The Music Place. No discourse will be entered into. If there is no suitable applicant The Music Place reserves the right to not award a scholarship. Scholarship total award value up to $3000 (dependent on instrument type).