Dorcas McClean Travelling Scholarship for Violinists

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of Melbourne

 Scholarship Name:  Dorcas McClean Travelling Scholarship for Violinists

 Description:  The Dorcas McClean Travelling Scholarship for Violinists seeks to support the musical education of outstanding young violinists through the provision of travelling scholarships and prizes to support those judged most talented at the beginning of their professional careers.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Graduate Entry), Bachelor Degree (Honours), Bachelor Degree (Pass), Doctor Degree (By Coursework), Doctor Degree (By Research), Master Degree (By Coursework), Master Degree (By Research)

 Study Fields:  Creative Arts

 Subjects:  Music performance, String instruments

 Support Type:  Scholarship, Travel Grant outside Australia

 Offer Frequency:  Every 2 years

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship provides: $40,000 to the winner; $15,000 to the runner-up; $10,000 to the second runner-up; and $5,000 to each of the 3 final competitors who do not proceed to the final round of competition.

 Length:  2 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must be under 25 years of age, have been resident in Australia for at least 2 years, and be eligible to undertake a systematic course of study with an approved institution or teacher. Applicants are required to provide a verified DVD recording of the specified repertoire, a summary of musical training and experience, and an outline of the proposed study program to be undertaken if the applicant is successful. Tenure is dependent on satisfactory progress.

 Study Location:  Australia – VIC: Melbourne Metropolitan

 Closing Date:  Mid November

 Other Details:  The scholarship is offered in odd-numbered years.

 Number Per Year:  1

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Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Enquiries

 Contact Department:  School of Music

 Contact Phone:  61 3 90359495

 Contact Email:

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of Melbourne

 Provider Phone:  61 3 136352

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