The Agar Trust
Supporting young musicians in rural Scotland.
Selection of award-winners

Great news that the Agar Trust is giving young musicians the support to make that journey for their music making. Best wishes to the Trust and to all the award winners.
Dame Evelyn Glennie, Percussionist.

Creating music is one of life’s greatest joys. Get on that bus and go for it.
Sally Beamish, Composer.

There are huge numbers of talented young musicians in rural Scotland who face enormous challenges to the development of that talent. The Agar Trust’s focus on supporting these youngsters, across all genres of music, is inspiring and invaluable.
Dougie Pincock, Piper.

October 2015: The adjudicators made a further 18 awards to some very talented young musicians who have such exciting plans to attend courses or tuition and look forward to playing or singing with others of a similar standard.

To see the full list of award winners, and a map of where they live, click here.

The next deadline for applications will be in spring 2017.