The standard of musicianship supported by the Dewar Awards is exceptionally high. Our Awardees excel at a national and international level.

We support any genre of music, including classical, jazz and contemporary. You can hear a selection of our Awardees’ work below.

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Lauren MacColl (Awardee: 2006)

Timothy Cooper (Awardee: 2012)

Jenna Reid (Awardee: 2007)

Performed by Emily Hoile (Awardee: 2010)

Peter Longworth (Awardee: 2012)


We have supported more than 300 talented young artists. Find out more about them here.

Are You Eligible?

Any artist who is under the age of 30 and living or working in Scotland can be nominated.