Instrumental soloists (21-27 years of age) and chamber ensembles (average age 21-27 years), are invited to apply for financial assistance from the Hattori Foundation for projects taking place between 1st September 2020 and 31st August 2021. Awards may be offered for:
The Trustees of the Hattori Foundation also consider whether from the applicants there is a performer ready to benefit from the challenge and professional exposure of a performance with a leading London orchestra. If so, we seek to create an opportunity for that performance to happen (see past debut prize award winners here).
The deadline for 2020 applications was 24 July 2020 (extended from 30 April 2020).
The selection process for awards will be held in two stages, the first by completed application form with CD/online recordings (audio only and/or video), and then audition by invitation over the weekend of 12/13 September 2020 (normally held in June).
All applicants will be advised whether or not they have passed to the second stage.
All correspondence and completed application forms and references should be sent to:
The Administrator, Hattori Foundation,
C/o 1901 Arts Club, 7 Exton Street, London SE1 8UE
email: email@example.com *
Telephone 020 7620 3053
* You may email your application but your references should be sent to us directly by your referee
Applications for 2020 Senior Awards have now closed
Details of the 2021 Senior Awards will be announced soon
The links below from the 2020 awards are still live to give an idea of the application form and process.