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: http://www.cbu.ca/academic-programs/program/music/
The Traditional Music Progam 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 a student enrolled in the program for the 2018/2019 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 follow up with you with an application form in 2018.
Thanks for your interest in pursuing education in the traditional music and culture here on Cape Breton Island!