Application Timeline

Young Artist, Junior, and Adjunct Applications 

Deadline: April 1, 2024 

Audition Results Posted 

April 8, 2024 

Response Due Back from Students 

April 15, 2024 

Auditor Applications*

Deadline: June 1, 2024 

*Auditors are admitted on a first-come, first-served basis until all spots are filled. 

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Young Artists, Junior, and Adjunct Participants

  • Online Application 

The priority application deadline is March 15, and the extended deadline is April 1. To begin, create your Tianjin Juilliard Admissions Account, gather the required application materials, and follow the instructions to complete your application. 

Please remember your Tianjin Juilliard Admissions Account username and password as you will need it to log in throughout the entirety of the admissions process. All admissions communication will be conducted through your Account and the email address used for registration. 


  • Application Requirements

All Young Artists, Junior, and Adjunct applicants must submit  

  • Videos totaling 15-20 minutes from performance within the past 6 months, playing two or more contrasting pieces 

  • A full biography (in English, Chinese, or both), including schools and teachers (past and present), concerts, achievements, and awards 

  • One recommendation letter from your teacher

Young Artist applicants who are not accepted as Young Artists may also ask to be considered as Adjunct Participants.  

Junior applicants who are not accepted as Juniors may also ask to be considered as an Auditor. 


All Auditor applicants must submit an online application and will be admitted on a rolling basis beginning in June 2024. Please note that Auditor applicants younger than 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult guardian who must also apply to be an Auditor.  

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  • Application Fee 
Type of Applicants Application Fee
Performing Participant: Young Artist, Junior, and Adjunct  700 RMB (USD 100)
Auditor 200 RMB (USD 30)


  • Program Fees
Performing Participant Program Fee
Young Artist1  38,000 RMB (USD 5,350) 
Junior2  32,000 RMB (USD 4,500) 
Adjunct (1-Week Participants)    12,000 RMB (USD 1,700)  
Additional Lesson  3,000 RMB (USD 420)  

Scholarships for Young Artists range from 50-100%. A limited number of travel stipends are available. All scholarships are merit-based. 

Scholarships for Juniors range from 10-50%. All scholarships are merit-based. 

Auditor Program Fee
Week 1 (August 4-11, and August 18, 2024)   3,500 RMB (USD 500)
Week 2 (August 12-18, 2024)   3,500 RMB (USD 500)
Full Festival (August 4-18, 2024)     6,500 RMB (USD 925) 


Guardian Auditor*(For Performing Participants Only) Application and Registration Fee
For 1-Week Participants  850 RMB (USD 120)
For 2-Week Participants   1,700 RMB (USD 240) 

*All performing participants younger than 18 must be accompanied by a Guardian Auditor. Fees are payable after Participants are selected. 

*Participants are responsible for their own travel and accommodation.

*All fees are payable in RMB or USD. No other currencies are accepted.