Ivan Oliver Listening Musician Award

This scholarship supports students who specialise in jazz or improvised music who otherwise would be unable or would struggle to complete their studies.

Applications open

26 Jun 2023

Applications closed

13 Aug 2023

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Single payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

at least $500

Applicable study areas


Number of scholarships awarded


  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

    • be enrolled as a current Jazz & Improvisation student with the Faculty of Fine Art and Music
    • have completed at least six months of study
    • demonstrate financial need in order to complete studies

    Selection criteria

    Eligible applicants will be assessed on:

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

    The Director and Dean, on recommendation from the Head of School, will approve the recipient.

  • Application process

    Apply online via the link below (link is visible only during the application open phase)

  • When will I know the outcome?

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

What are the benefits?

A single payment of approximately $500.

For complete listings of faculty-specific scholarships, please see individual faculty websites.

The information listed here is subject to change without notice. Where we have listed information about jointly run scholarships programs, please also see our partners' websites. Information describing the number and value of scholarships awarded is indicative.