It’s Time to Apply!

Now is the time to apply our celebrated Summer Study program! If you are a highly motivated performer aspiring to extraordinary musical experiences, then the nurturing, immersive, and collegial atmosphere of the Bowdoin Festival is for you.

We are currently accepting applications to our Instrumental, Composition, and Fellowship Programs. It’s easy to apply – you just need to complete the application form (including the financial assistance application if desired), request a recommendation from your current teacher, upload your audition material, and pay the application fee.

The deadline is January 22, 2017. We will continue to accept applications after the deadline until each studio is full, but don’t delay, as studios do fill up.

If you have any questions or concerns, contact our Admissions staff by phone (207-373-1400) or email We’re here for you!