We are in the process of finalizing our 2021 program details. Please stay tuned for updated program information.


Applicants are required to send a non-refundable $95 application fee ($70 for early submission) with their application materials.

Starting this year, all application forms have been consolidated into one. Applicants no longer need to file a separate application to the Fellowship Program. Applicants seeking fellowship admission may apply for an additional fee of $25. Fellowship recipients are chosen based on merit alone.

Deadlines Application Fee
Application Deadline (Priority Submission)
Current Deadline
Sunday, November 15, 2020 $70 / $95*
Application Deadline Friday, January 15, 2021 $95 / $120*
Application Deadline

The final date for application submission without prior approval from our office is March 01, 2021 .

$95 / $120*
Financial Aid & Fellowship Priority Consideration Deadline § Monday, February 1, 2021

* Fellowship applicants only.
§ Availability of Financial Aid and Fellowship Positions may be limited for applications received beyond posted priority deadline.

Applicants will be notified of the results via e-mail on or after February 15, 2021. Processing for applications received after January 15, 2021, may vary between three and six weeks, depending on the time of submission.

COVID-19 UPDATE Due to the disruptions caused by the outbreak, there may be delays in our decision processing this year. To facilitate applicants who were affected by the Coronavirus, all applicants to our 2020 season will be able to resubmit their application without charge to our 2021 season regardless of the outcome. Click here for the latest updates.


The tuition fees include housing and meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) at Colby College Campus.

Student Fellowship

06/28 – 08/08/2021



Fellowship recipients are provided with complete coverage of tuition, housing, and meals during the AMF season.

All AMF Fellows must be in attendance for the full duration of the festival, arriving by 2:00 p.m. on June 28, 2021 and departing no later than 10:00 a.m. on August 8, 2021. AMF does not permit late arrivals, early departures, and/or absences.

Double Session
06/28 – 07/25 or
07/12 – 08/08


Full-Session Only

06/28 – 07/11
07/12 – 07/25
07/26 – 08/08


Full-Session Only

Other Details

Students may elect to enroll in full-session, double-session, or single-session. Those invited to the program must pay a $750 registration deposit and a comprehensive fee (see below) upon acceptance of an AMF program invitation.

The registration deposit ($750) will be credited to the final tuition amount. In addition, participants must submit a $200 refundable damage deposit. After completion of the summer program, the damage deposit will be refunded in full, subject to deductions in the event of damage or loss to any AMF property.

Those invited to the program must pay a $750 registration deposit upon acceptance of an AMF Fellowship invitation.

After successful completion of the summer program, the registration deposit will be refunded in full, subject to deductions in the event of damage or loss to any AMF property. The deposit will be forfeited in cases of late arrival, early departure, and/or absences.

Comprehensive Fee


The required comprehensive fee (non-refundable) includes coverage of supplemental event insurance for the duration of the festival, however, it is not meant to be a replacement for your health insurance.


Participants are responsible for transportation to and from Atlantic Music Festival at the beginning and end of the AMF season, and any other incidental expenses.