Weimar, Thuringia
Franz-Liszt Scholarship for Composition

Franz-Liszt Scholarship for Composition, Weimar, Thuringia; Copyright: The Liszt School of Music in Weimar invites applications for residential scholarships for young composers every year. Rent-free accommodation in Weimar will be provided to the scholar for three months, as well as a monthly grant of 1 000 Euro. During their stay, scholars have the opportunity to take part in artistic and academic life at the college. If applicable, the composers’ work can be performed by college ensembles.

Instrumental or acousmatic composition (alternating every year)



  • Accommodation, pastoral care and technical equipment
  • Allowance of 1.000 Euro per month
  • Opportunity to put on a performance if applicable
  • Allocation of a sponsorship award
  • 3 months
Application guidelines:
  • Maximum age: 35 years
  • Degree in composition
  • Application deadline: yearly, on May 15
  • Scholars and sponsorship award winners selected during a workshop in mid-July at the college