The Cranbourne Fellowship at the British School at Rome

This scholarship supports graduates of the Victorian College of the Arts in travelling to the British School at Rome for a three-month residency. The Cranbourne Fellowship at the British School at Rome) is provided to enable graduates of VCA School of Art from the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music to undertake a three-month residency in Rome to develop their studio work, and deliver a public lecture to the VCA outlining how the experience has developed their career and professional practice.

Applications open

28 Apr 2022

Last day for applications

8 Aug 2022
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Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Single payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

up to $25,000

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 alumnus or enrolled graduate student in Art (specialising in Visual Art, representational styles) in the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music
    • have graduated within the previous five years previous to 1 September 2022
    • create works inspired by the figurative traditions of painting

    Selection criteria

    Applications will be assessed by a selection committee comprising Head of Art and academic staff. The Dean will approve the recipient.

  • Application process

    Application link will only be visible when the applications are  open

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  • When will I know the outcome?

    Recipients will be notified at the end of the year.

  • Variations of this scholarship

What are the benefits?

1 Fellowships of $25,000 value will be awarded.  The amount covers full tuition fee cover at the British School of Rome and a single payment of approximately $7000.

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