Bursary funds

ESTA (UK) has set up two special funds in memory of gifted teachers who both contributed greatly to the formation and work of the organisation; the Joan Dickson Chamber Music Fund and the Nannie Jamieson Nutshell Fund.

Bursary funds

ESTA (UK) has set up two special funds in memory of gifted teachers who both contributed greatly to the formation and work of the organisation.

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The Joan Dickson Chamber Music Fund (JDCMF)


The purpose of the Joan Dickson Chamber Music Fund is two fold:

  • To award bursaries enabling pupils of ESTA (UK) members to attend Chamber Music Courses
  • To award bursaries to ESTA (UK) members to help in the setting up of Chamber Music Projects for their pupils
young players

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PLEASE NOTE only members of ESTA (UK) are eligible to apply for the Nannie Jamieson Nutshell Fund and the Joan Dickson Chamber Music Fund.

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The Nannie Jamieson Nutshell Fund (NJNF)


The purpose of the Nannie Jamieson Nutshell Fund is to award bursaries enabling ESTA (UK) members to develop and broaden their teaching skills.

  • Bursaries are awarded to attend short courses on string teaching
  • Bursaries are awarded to enable established teachers to take a limited number of one-to-one private lessons in ESTA’s Play Better, Teach Better programme

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To view our archive of past Bursary Reports, please click here