Applicants may be eligible to apply for a funded place as part of our Transitions programme. This initiative supports those interested in pursuing a career in the performing arts. Applicants to the Junior Conservatoire programmes hosted in Aberdeenshire who reside in postcodes identified as being within the top 20% on the Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation (SIMD) list will be able to apply. You can check whether you are in one of the eligible areas on the SIMD website however the final decision on eligibility rests with RCS. If you have any doubts about your eligibility please do get in touch with the Transitions team. Applicants are also eligible if they are care experienced living in any postcode area. For more information visit Transitions.