Please allow me that, apart from my regrettable ignorance of the Hungarian language, I remain Magyar in my heart and soul from birth to the grave. As a consequence, I earnestly wish to further the progress of Hungarian music.

Liszt to Antal Augusz

Scholarships for Applicants


Call for applications for foreigners for Hungarian state scholarships to conduct studies and research in Hungarian higher education institutions in regular academic programmes and for summer university courses.

Bilateral state scholarships

Information for applicants

Application deadline: please see the Tempus Foundation’s website



The Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme was launched in 2013 by the Hungarian Government. The core mission of the programme is to increase the number of foreign students in Hungary and to encourage Hungarian higher education institutions to attract top foreign students; currently over 50 sending partners are engaged in the programme.

Stipendium Hungaricum scholarships are available for bachelor, master, postgraduate (piano soloist), and guest studies.

Information for Liszt Academy applicants



The Joseph Weingarten Memorial Trust managed by the Birmingham Conservatoire supports postgraduate study in piano, violin or voice at Birmingham Conservatoire and the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music, Budapest.

For students wishing to pursue non-degree studies at the Liszt Academy auditions are held in February each year at the Birmingham Conservatoire. For more information, please contact Andrea Cox, Trusts & Awards Officer and PA to Principal / Andrea.Cox[at]

Please note that in case of Weingarten scholars the 60 EUR application fee does not apply.

Study period: 1 semester or a full academic year



See this page for detailed information.