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Vishnu Digambar Paluskar Scholarship Scheme

Audition  will be  on Thursday, 25th July 2019 at 10:00 am in Pune in the institute in Shaniwar Peth, Pune.

Last Date of the form to reach to us 10-Jul-2019
Click below [ Application Form Link ] to download the Application Form or ask the form by sending mail to "".
The Application Form is also available at Gandharva Mahavidyalaya, Pune Office in Shaniwar Peth, Pune.
Plesae ignore the audition date mentioned in the application form ( Actual Audition  Date : 25-July-2019  starts at 10:00 am at GMV, Pune ) and
Please read in the contents of the form as - "Applicant's Age as on 01-Aug-2019"

Rules for This Scheme 
1) Age Limit 18 to 25 years complete ( As on 01-Aug-2019 ) ( Minors can apply with consent letter from Parents )

2) Prior Education for 4 years in Hindustani Classical Music is a must. 

3) Priority for Students from Rural Area

4) Priority for Students willing to stay in Gurukul of Gandharva Mahavidyalaya, Pune

5) Priority for Hindustani Classical Vocal, Harmonium, Tabla, Kathak & Bharat Natyam Students

6) Compulsory practice ( Riyaz ) for 4 hours in a day and minimum 2 hours of listening of Hindustani Classical Music is compulsory.

7) Early Morning Yoga & Exercises are part of daily activity

8) Student will get an opportunity to teach in Vidyalaya's class rooms.

9) Beside your own subject, it is compulsory to learn other two music subjects.


Except for Dance, Send maximum 5 minutes "mp3" recording by email to : "" mentioning "VDP-2019" in the subject of the Email.

For Vocal and Instrumental, the recording contents are - Chhota Khayal, Aalap, Taan and Druta Bandish / Gaat.

For Tabla / Pakhwaj / or other instruments send max 5 minutes mp3 recording.

The Dance studnets should send 5 to 6 minutes presentation on a CD. 

( Please note that, we will not return your recordings in any condition ) 

The panel of scholars and artists will make the selection for The First Round. The selected candidate will perform at Gandharva Mahavidyalaya, Pune.


For those students who can not send their recordings to us in time, please mention accordingly in your application form. You may come for the audition on 25-Jul-2019. ( Note that, we reserve the right to reject you for this year scheme, immediately after listening to your performance ) 


This performance date is on Thursday, 25-July-2019 starting at 10:00 am.
Interviews will be conducted on the same day.  

Please note that, no reimbursement of any expenses for any student.

The final list will be decalred after 7 days after the Interview.


Contact :

Bharatiya Sangeet Prasarak Mandal, Pune's Gandharva Mahavidyalaya, Pune

495, Shaniwar Peth, Mehunpura Lane, Pune - 411 030 ( Maharashtra ) ( INDIA )

Ph +91-20-2445 0795, M - +91 72 76 181276

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