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Application for The Oscar Peterson Program
The Oscar Peterson Program is a scholarship program that will provide high-quality comprehensive musical training, 100% tuition-free, to underserved youth from across the Greater Toronto Area, in an inspiring and supportive environment at the Oscar Peterson School of Music.

Interested students must complete the application form below including the email address of someone who can make recommendation on the student’s musical ability and potential.  IMPORTANT: The audition video link MUST be submitted as part of this application - please have this ready before you begin.

Spots are limited – All applications close on September 17, 2022.

 
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Person Submitting Information

Information of the Person Submitting this Application

Preferred Pronouns of Person Completing This Form


Let us know the pronoun or set of pronouns that you would like others to use when talking to or about you.
Student Information

Student Information

Student's Preferred Pronouns


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In what grade will the student be for this upcoming school year (September 2022)?



Music Information

Music Information

Please describe the student’s training on this instrument (select all that apply):



Does the student currently rent or own their instrument?



(e.g., school music teacher or private lessons teacher)
(e.g., school music teacher, or private lessons teacher)
(e.g., school music teacher, private lessons teacher, community member, must not be family)
Student Demographic Information

Student Demographic Information

This information is kept strictly confidential and is used solely to help us identify and prioritize admission for students most in need of our program. The Oscar Peterson Program is following the Toronto Arts Council’s Equity Framework for the prioritization of students from communities designated as Equity Priority Groups.
Does the student identify as Black, Indigenous, a Person of Colour, Deaf, Person with disabilities, Living with mental illness, or as 2SLGBTQIAP?


Annual tuition for music lessons is approximately $5,000. All things being equal, is this an expense that is affordable for the student’s family?


Audition Video Submission

Audition Video Submission

A reminder that the student’s audition video should be one continuous video, not longer than seven minutes, and should include:
  • A brief introduction from the student about them and why they want to join the Oscar Peterson Program
  • Two contrasting pieces (one fast and one slow)
  • Two scales (see the instrument-specific list here)
Additional Considerations/Questions

Additional Considerations/Questions

How did you hear about the Oscar Peterson Program?






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