Cape Breton University Entrance Award

Through partnership with Cape Breton University, Celtic Colours International Festival is pleased to offer an Entrance Award for the Bachelor of Arts Community Studies (BACS) Traditional Music Program.

Details on the BACS Traditional Music Program at Cape Breton University can be found at the following link:

Wednesday, January 31st, 2024 is the deadline to apply.

The Traditional Music Program at CBU is like no other music program in Canada because of its focus on the musical and cultural traditions of Cape Breton Island.

The Celtic Colours International Festival Entrance Award is valued at $1,500 CAD, and will be awarded to an incoming student enrolled in the BACS music major for the 2024/2025 academic year. Applicants will be evaluated on their ability to demonstrate an exceptional capacity and/or interest in the study of traditional music. The Festival will be making a recommendation to the Cape Breton University Awards Committee based upon applications received.

If you are interested in applying for this award, please provide us with your name and contact information in the fields below and the Festival will send an application form.

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