Applying for a subsidy for travel costs for dance and music (DAMU) pupils
Does your child attend a primary or secondary school for dans of muziek – DAMU (dance or music)? Is that school far from your home? If so, you may be eligible for a subsidy for travel costs.
Last updated on 12 July 2022
Conditions for a subsidy for travel costs
Below are some examples of the conditions for a grant for travel costs:
Your child’s journey to school must exceed 25 kilometres.
Your child must be enrolled in a higher professional education programme in dance or music.
The Dienst Uitvoering Subsidies aan Instellingen – DUS-I (subsidies for institutions implementation service) is responsible for awarding the subsidy. The DUS-I sets out all the conditions for subsidies for travel costs for DAMU pupils in Dutch.
Applying for a subsidy for travel costs
You apply to the DUS-I for the subsidy for travel costs for DAMU pupils (in Dutch). You do this at the beginning of the academic year, from 15 August to 15 October.