Financial Aid at ENCORE Chamber Music


The ENCORE String Quartet Fellowship is awarded to one exceptional pre-formed string quartet that is committed to pursuing a professional career. The fellowship recipient group must be above the average age of 18.

  • Full tuition scholarship (includes room and board)

  • Up to $2,000 travel stipend

  • One full recital at ENCORE Chamber Music

  • Outreach recitals at semi-formal performance venues in Cleveland area

  • Collaboration with artists of ENCORE Chamber Music

String Quartet Intensive Merit Scholarship

Summer Academy Need-based Scholarship

  • Supplementary Material: the most recent tax return of your household

RA Scholarship (Room and Board for both Programs)

  • RA Scholarships are awarded to students older than 18, and participating in both String Quartet Intensive and Summer Academy Programs (6 weeks)

  • The scholarship covers room and board for both programs, valued at $2,200

  • Supplementary Material: a statement listing any previous RA experience


Following work-study positions are available:

  • Concert Production

  • Ticket Services

  • Etc.