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Förderkreis der Deutschen Oper Berlin e. V. - Franz-Josef-Weisweiler-Stipendium

General information on this scholarship

Förderkreis der Deutschen Oper Berlin e. V.
Contact Person: 
Dr. Katrin Schwenk

General Description

The Society of the Promotion of the German Opera Berlin e.V. is the patron behind this award. The Franz-Josef-Weisweiler Scholarship is created to support young artists of all nationalities. Therefore it offers suitable candidates the opportunity to get to know the opera house for 12 months. 5 scholarships are granted per year, each paying 1.550€ per month. Therefore the artists are enabled to collect early experiences on stage and expose themselves to feedback. For appearances in operas an extra compensation of 700€ is paid.


Young artists, vocalists and singers of all nationalities may apply for this program. The maximum age is 30. Applicants have to show proof of their skills and talent.

Application deadlines

The following deadlines apply: