Grace Funston Scholarship

This scholarship is for graduate or undergraduate students aged 25 or under who are undertaking studies in pianoforte.

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

$5,000 - $11,000

Applicable study areas


Number of scholarships awarded

Approximately 1 or more

  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

    • be enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student in Music (specialising in classical piano) in the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music
    • be no more than 25 years old at the time of award

    Selection criteria

    Eligible applicants will be assessed on:

    • artistic merit
    • academic merit
    • career aspirations
    • financial need
    • the 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?

    Recipients will be notified in Semester 1.

  • Variations of this award

What are the benefits?

A single payment of approximately $5,000 per recipient.

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