Program Fees & Requirements
Tuition, housing, most meals, and
bus transportation between the dormitory and the Tanglewood campus
are provided at no charge to participants for the duration of the
The costs are underwritten by private donation, and most attendees receive named Fellowships that reflect the source of these donations.
All applicants must send a non-refundable $75 Application Fee with their application materials. Those invited to the TMC must pay a $250 Registration Fee upon their acceptance of a Fellowship invitation. After completion of the summer program, TMC reserves the right to charge additional fees in the event of damage or loss to any TMC property.
Participants are responsible for the costs of most lunches, transportation to and from Tanglewood at the beginning and end of the TMC season, and any other incidental expenses. There is no additional financial aid available from the Tanglewood Music Center.