Scholarships

Register now for your place at the 2018 Scholarships auditions to win a R50 000 scholarship in acting, singing, dance or musical theatre. Registrations close 31 May.

The Scholarships final will take place on 6 October, 2018 at the Market Theatre.

Funded by Nedbank Arts Affinity and the Dramatic, Artistic and Literary Rights Organisation (DALRO), the 2018 Scholarships Programme presented by the Arts & Culture Trust (ACT) is aimed at young South African performers in Grade 12 and aspirant performers under the age of 30 who are not currently registered for an undergraduate performing arts course. Candidates who are planning to pursue undergraduate studies in acting, singing, dance or musical theatre in 2019 are invited to register for their audition slot. 

National auditions will be hosted as follows:

  • Johannesburg: 25 & 26 June
  • Pretoria: 27- 28 June
  • Polokwane: 29 July
  • Witbank: 29 July
  • Durban: 02 July
  • Cape Town: 03 & 04 July
  • Port Elizabeth/Grahamstown: 09 &10 July
  • Bloemfontein 12 July
  • Kimberley 13 July
  • Potchefstroom: 21 July

Read the guidelines document BEFORE you register. Download it by clicking HERE.