Jan Royce Foundation

"In my own philanthropy and business endeavours, I have seen the critical role that the arts play in stimulating creativity and in developing vital communities.” – Paul G. Allen, Co-Founder, Microsoft

The Jan Royce Foundation supports two applicants annually; one in music and one in visual art, as chosen by a panel of experts in their field. The nature of the support will be determined by the intended project, with the express purpose of assisting the artist develop a project/work that will further enhance and cultivate their contribution to the community.

The Jan Royce Foundation is a Non-Profit, Charitable Trust, established to nurture young visual artists and musicians in South Africa. The cornerstone of the Foundation is a fundamental belief that in supporting and encouraging local talent, and in developing the Arts in a community, we create a society with character and soul.