Cranbourne Scholarship in Visual Art

The Cranbourne Scholarship in Visual Art will support two incoming Master of Contemporary Art (Visual Art) students. Applicants must be incoming students at the Victorian College of the Arts School of Art from the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music. This scholarship will open for application biennially, from 2023.

Application type

No application is required. You will be automatically considered for this award.

Benefit type

Annual payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

up to $30,000

Applicable study areas

Performing and visual arts, theatre, film and television

Number of scholarships awarded


  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

    • be  accepted into Master of Contemporary Art (Visual Art) in the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music

    Selection criteria

    Applications will be assessed by a selection committee comprising Head of Art and academic staff. The Dean will approve the recipient.

  • Application process

    Incoming MCA applicants will be assessed on the basis of their application materials.

  • When will I know the outcome?

    Recipients will be notified at the end of the year.

  • Variations of this award

What are the benefits?

2 scholarships of $30,000 will be awarded (paid as 4 semesterly amounts of $7,500 across 2 years).

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