Apply for Transitions 20/40


Do you want to study production or performing arts at higher education level in Scotland?

You could be eligible for funding through Transitions 20/40.

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What is Transitions 20/40?

Delivered through the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Transitions 20/40 is supported by the Scottish Funding Council and offers fully funded training for talented people living in Scotland who wish to study the performing or production arts at higher education level. There are no formal entry requirements and it’s very easy to apply.

You can study the following:

Ballet (for ages 11–17)

Drama (for ages 15+)

Music (for ages 12–18)

Production (for ages 15+)

Screen (for ages 15–18)

To be eligible to apply for Transitions 20/40 you must live in certain Scottish postcode areas. You can check to see if your postcode is eligible by clicking here.

Applications are now open and you can apply online here.

If you have any questions about Transitions 20/40 or how to apply please contact the team at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland on 0141 270 8303 or





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