Career Grants Available for Merola Alumni

Career Grants Available for Merola Alumni

If you participated in Merola within the last five years, you may be eligible for a Merola Career Grant. Grants may be designated for a specific use, such as voice lessons, language study, special coaching, audition and/or competition tour, the learning of a particular role, etc. Artists must complete an application and include a proposed budget before being considered. The application must indicate the specific need for which the artist is requesting funds. Applications must be received quarterly, by the following deadlines: December 1, March 1, June 1 and September 1.

Click to Download a PDF or a Word Document of the Merola Career Grant Application. You can also request a Word document version of the application by emailing or write to:

Merola Opera Program
Attn: Career Grants
601 Van Ness Avenue, Suite S
San Francisco, CA 94102

To submit your application via e-mail: You can type information into the required fields on the word document form and attach to an e-mail directed to

Note: To view these documents, you'll need Adobe Acrobat, which you can download here.