University of Melbourne

First Step Theatre Grant

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Key scholarship details

Application status

Not open yet

Applications open

25 Mar 2024

Applications close

28 Apr 2024

Benefit amount

Up to $20,000

Eligible study level

Undergraduate, Honours, Graduate coursework, Graduate research

Eligible student type

Domestic and international students

Eligible study stage

Alumni

Benefit duration

One-off

Summary

To provide creative development grants for a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Theatre) alum who has graduated within the past 5 years from date of application. The Grant is intended to support a project leading to further professional and creative development of the recipient.

Benefits

$20,000 awarded to one successful recipient.

A showing/reading of the work in development is to be presented to an invited audience as an outcome of the grant. This is to be managed by VCA Theatre with input from the recipient production team.

Amount:

Up to $20,000

Duration:

One-off

Quantity:

1

Eligibility and selection criteria

Eligibility

To be considered for this grant, you must be an alumnus of the Victorian College of the Arts (Theatre) within the 5 years previous

Selection criteria

Eligible applicants will be assessed on an application explaining the vision, rationale and budget for their project, along with any key personnel associated.

Shortlisted applicants may be required to interview at a date to be determined.

Study level:

Undergraduate, Honours, Graduate coursework, Graduate research

Student type:

Domestic and international students

Study stage type:

Alumni

Study area:

Music, visual and performing arts

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Application

How to apply

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Status:

Not open yet

Applications open:

25 Mar 2024

Applications close:

28 Apr 2024

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