The Pete Tong DJ Academy opened its doors to the world back in April of 2022 and since then it has become home to some of the most exciting up and coming talent.
The academy boasts of over 90 lessons spread out in a timely manner so students can nurture their skillset and learn every aspect of a DJs career by the hand of some of the most renowned DJs like Nicole Moudaber, Carl Cox, Jamie Jones, TSHA and Pete Tong. Its talent pool is home to over 1,500 aspiring DJs from more than 60 countries.
Towards the end of last year, Pete announced the Future Talent Awards – an initiative in which the top 10 students will be given the opportunity to attend the International Music Summit (IMS) were one will be crowned as the PTDJA Future Talent. DJ Mag and Apple Music will support the winner in order to catapult his DJing career. In addition, the winner will have the opportunity to play alongside the mentors at the coveted Dalt Vila.
Pete is someone who understands how difficult it is to break as a DJ, which is why he created the Scholarship program; an initiative where everyone has the chance to join the Pete Tong DJ Academy for FREE. The only requirements are love for dance music and desire to learn
everything about DJing. Applicants must submit their email address, personal information, and an explanation as to why they should be awarded a scholarship via the submission form: http://petetongdjacademy.com/scholarships
Applications will be received between the 24th of February and the 1st of March. The team is expecting a high volume of submissions so it is recommended for every applicant to show why they should get a scholarship as there will only be 50 spaces available. “This is open to DJ’s from every corner of the world, of course if you are already skilled but want to discover the advanced section of the course, or want to participate in the Future Talent Awards, this is your chance to do it for free,” says Pete.
If you are looking to begin your career as a DJ don’t think twice about joining the Pete Tong DJ Academy, where you will learn from the best and should you win the Future Talent award, play with the tutors at the prestigious IMS, receive worldwide coverage from DJ Mag and Beatportand the opportunity to release a mix in Apple Music’s Future Talent Mix Series.
The Pete Tong DJ Academy is looking forward to receiving applications for the Scholarship program from anyone as this is an inclusive initiative and most importantly open to everyone.