Sir William McKie Travelling Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of Melbourne

 Scholarship Name:  Sir William McKie Travelling Scholarship

 Description:  The Sir William McKie Travelling Scholarship enables a student to study at a school of music in London approved by the dean of the faculty. The funds for the scholarship have been donated by the Sir William McKie Memorial Trust in memory of the late Sir William McKie who was City Organist, Melbourne, and Organist of Magdalen College, Oxford, before taking up the position of Master of Choristers at Westminster Abbey in 1941. He occupied the post with distinction until 1963 and was knighted for his services to music in 1953, the year in which he was Director of Music for the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II.

 Study Level:  Doctor Degree (By Coursework), Doctor Degree (By Research), Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma, Master Degree (By Coursework), Master Degree (By Research), Postgraduate Certificate, Postgraduate Diploma

 Study Fields:  Creative Arts

 Subjects:  Classical music, Music, Piano

 Support Type:  Scholarship, Travel Grant outside Australia

 Offer Frequency:  Occasional

 Annual Amount:  $2,500

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at approximately $2,500.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  The scholarship is open to graduates studying classical music in the Faculty of VCA & MCM.

 Study Location:  Australia – VIC: Melbourne Metropolitan

 Closing Date:  May

 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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