Application information for Summer 2020 will be available in the fall. The following information is for Summer 2019.
Application Deadline: April 15, 2019. Upon review of application materials, applicants will be invited to participate in one of three divisions: Artist, Pre-College, and Observer. Applicants are highly encouraged to apply early, as space is limited. Correspondence regarding application status will be made via email.
1.Complete the online application (application fee: $40)
Please indicate your birthdate (MM/DD/YY) in the comments section.
2. Send the following items electronically to Dr. Jasmin Arakawa, Director, UFIPF (email@example.com)
(not required for applicants who choose to participate as Observers)
-- Video files or links (YouTube, etc.) of at least two contrasting works performed by the applicant
-- A short Essay (less than 300 words) describing your musical background and why you want to participate in the UFIPF
-- Letter of recommendation from your current piano teacher (to be sent directly to firstname.lastname@example.org)
3. Participants will be notified upon acceptance and given instructions for completing their registration
April 15: Application deadline
April 20: Applicants will be notified the acceptance and scholarship status. Applicants are asked to confirm their participation.
May 10: Deadline for Tuition payment
May 24: Deadline for Room & Board payment
June 14: Participants arrive in Gainesville
Artist Division & Rising Artisit Division
Application Fee: $40 (non-refundable)
Festival Tuition: $500 (merit-based partial or full scholarship available)
Room & Board: $485
See Accommodations & Travel for additional details.