Who can apply?
You can apply for The Sound of Home if:
- you are between 6 and 26 years of age;
- you have been in Belgium for no longer than 2 years;
- you have entered a Belgian asylum procedure, you have a refugee status or a subsidiary protection status.
If you were part of The Sound of Home in 2018/19, you can submit a new application, even when you don’t comply with the conditions anymore. A new application is necessary. Your application is not renewed automatically.
Each application is considered individually. If you don’t comply with all the conditions, the scholarship can still be granted, depending on your motivation and only if there still are some places left.
Music lessons in five steps!
Choose a music school in your neighbourhood!
Which instrument suits you best?
Singing is also an option!*
Make an appointment with your music school, get acquainted with your music teacher and enrol.
The Sound of Home refunds one year’s tuition fee, the cost of renting an instrument and your teaching material.
Start your lessons in September!
*Not able to choose? Open days are helpful to get acquainted with different music instruments! The Sound of Home can also give you some advice, after you have applied on the website.