The Dr Richard Simmie and Dr Andrew McAliece Prize

This scholarship supports second year Bachelor of Fine Arts (Music Theatre) based on merit and financial need.

Application type

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

Benefit type

Single payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

at least $8,000

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 need to:

    • be enrolled in a Bachelor of Fine Art (Music Theatre) in second year
    • demonstrate merit and financial need

    Selection criteria

    Eligible students will be automatically assessed on the basis of:

    • artistic merit
    • academic merit
    • career aspirations
    • financial need
    • the likely success in completing the proposed course of study.

    All applicants will be assessed by a selection panel, convened by the Head of School with the Dean of Faculty to approve the recipients.

  • Application process

    Automatic consideration.

  • When will I know the outcome?

    Only the successful candidate will be informed, by the end of semester 2.

What are the benefits?

A single payment of $8000 presented in semester 2.

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