Here you find some foundations and youth orchestras.

Chamber Music

Villa Musica
Chamber music workshops and concerts. Distinguished artists play together with students.
www.villamusica.de

Chamber Music Connects The World
Chamber music festival of the Kronberg Academy. „Seniors“ as Gidon Kremer, Yuri Bashmet, Lynn Harrell rehearse and perform chamber music with chosen „juniors“.
www.kronbergacademy.de

Instruments

PE-Förderkreis für Studierende der Musik e.V.
This foundation helps to buy an instrument.
www.pe-foerderkreis.de

Albert-Eckstein-Stiftung
Here you can lend instruments.
www.albert-eckstein-stiftung.de

Deutsche Stiftung Musikleben
Here you can lend instruments.
www.deutsche-stiftung-musikleben.de

Sinfonima-Stiftung
Here you can lend instruments.
www.mannheimer.de/privatkunden/sinfonima/stiftung/

Financial Support

Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD)
Scholarships to study abroad (Germans in a foreign country or foreigners in Germany).
www.daad.de

Gerd-Bucerius-Stipendium der Deutschen Stiftung Musikleben
www.dsm-hamburg.de/stipendien/gbfs.html

Thyll-Stipendium of the Liszt School of Music Weimar.
Scholarships to study abroad.
www.hfm-weimar.de/v1/hochschule/erfolge/stipendien/ueberblick_stipendien/thyll.php

Concert management

Friedrich-Jürgen-Sellheim-Gesellschaft
Chamber music ensembles and recitalists can apply.
www.sellheim-gesellschaft.de

Young Concert Artists
www.yca.org/auditions/index.html

Youth orchestras

Gustav-Mahler-Jugend-Orchester
Founded by Claudio Abbado, several tours every year. Combined with the  Gustav-Mahler-Academy in Bozen: masterclasses, chamber music and orchestra.
www.gmjo.at
www.accademiamahlerbz.com

Orchester des Europäischen  Musikfestivals Stuttgart 
Artistic Director: Helmuth Rilling.
www.bachakademie.de/de/nav/6.htm

Junge Deutsche Philharmonie
www.jdph.de

Verbier Festival Orchestra
International youth orchestra, tours under the baton of James Levine.
www.verbierorchestra.com