St James's Church, 197 Piccadilly
St James's church, Piccadilly
Rooted in God’s earth, we envision a just society and a creative, open-hearted church
Music Scholarship Programme 2021-22
Singing & Instrumental Scholarships
St James’s Church is offering places for 4 singing scholars and 2 instrumental scholars for the academic year October 2021-August 2022. These scholarships may be of particular interest to students.
Singing Scholars: 4 scholarships each worth £2500 p.a.
All voice types will be considered.
Candidates should be open to and experienced in singing a wide range of liturgical choral music.
Commitment will include rehearsing for and singing at services throughout the year with opportunities for singing solos and concerts.
Instrumental Scholars: 2 scholarships each worth £1250 p.a.
All instruments will be considered, including organ.
Candidates should be open to and experienced in playing a wide range of music.
Commitment will include rehearsing for and playing at services throughout the year with opportunities for playing solos and concerts.
St James’s Church, Piccadilly strives to be inclusive, building a diverse church community. Applications are explicitly welcome from those who have Black and Minority Ethnic heritage; and who identify as LGBTQ+.
For application process and further details regarding the scholarships refer to
Closing date for applications 9am on Tuesday 31st August with auditions being held in person, dependent on Covid guidelines at the time, at St James’s Church, Piccadilly on Thursday 2nd September and Saturday 4th September 2021.