Anne Kantor First Nations Dance Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to eligible Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander students undertaking full time study of dance at the VCA, at either undergraduate or graduate level.

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

Total value

up to $10,000

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 an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
    • be enrolled in Dance in a full time capacity at the Faculty of Fine Art and Music

    Selection criteria

    Eligible applicants will be assessed on the basis of merit by Dance and Wilin Representatives and Anne Kantor OAM.

  • Application process

    Eligible students will be considered automatically.

  • When will I know the outcome?

What are the benefits?

A single payment of approximately $10,000 which may be shared between applicants.

Successful recipients are required to write a letter of thanks and provide an artistic biography for the donors or trustees. On occasion, recipients will be contacted to provide a progress report.

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