Cassidy Bequest Scholarship

These scholarships are open for award to talented undergraduate or graduate students studying Music, Theatre, Production or Music Theatre.  

Applications open

13 Feb 2023

Applications closed

26 Mar 2023

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Single payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

$1,000 - $5,000

Applicable study areas

Music; Performing and visual arts, theatre, film and television

Number of scholarships awarded

At least 5

  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

    • be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate course in Music, Theatre, Production or Music Theatre in the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music.

    Selection criteria

    Eligible applicants will be assessed on artistic merit, academic merit, career aspirations, financial need and likely success in completing the proposed course of study.

  • Application process

    This application has 2 separate steps. To be considered both steps must be completed by the application closing date.
    Step 1: Scholarship Application (Link in blue bar below). The link will become visible below only during the application open phase.
    Step 2: Student Financial Assistance Application

    Apply online at this page. The link will become visible below only during the application open phase.

  • When will I know the outcome?

    Applicants can expect an outcome 4 weeks after the scholarships closing date.

  • Variations of this award

    Music Theatre will only consider 2nd year undergraduates.  All other participating disciplines will select from any year level.

What are the benefits?

A single payment of between approximately $1000 to $5000

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