Alumni Scholarships

NameValueOpenEligibility
AE Floyd Memorial ScholarshipApproximately $3,000Applications open in March annually. Applications will close 4 weeks after the opening date.under 30; Music alumni, UoM or other University; travel; One award
AEH Nickson Travelling ScholarshipApproximately $4,000Applications open in March biennially (odd years). Applications will close 4 weeks after the opening date.Music graduate; Travel; One award
Barbara Bishop Hewitt ScholarshipApproximately $5,500Applications open in March annually. Applications will close 4 weeks after the opening date.Graduate of school of Music; One or more awards; Further study in Australia or overseas
Dorcas McClean ScholarshipBetween $10,000 and $20,000 Applications open in March biennially (even years). Applications will close 4 weeks after the opening date.Violin Competition -biennial even years; UG, PG or alumni
25 years or under
Resident in Australia for minimum 2 years
Biennial even years
Donovan-Johnston Memorial ScholarshipApproximately $10,000Applications open in March annually. Applications will close 4 weeks after the opening date.Graduate of school of Music; under 30; One or more awards; travelling to undertake a study program
FW Homewood ScholarshipApproximately $1,500Applications open in March annually. Applications will close 4 weeks after the opening date.Graduated within 5 years; Cannot be awarded twice to same person; Piano; One award
George Fairfax Memorial AwardApproximately $10,000Applications open in March biennially (even years). Applications will close 4 weeks after the opening date.Aus Citizen; Alumni, graduated within 10 years
Guitar Perspectives Composition Award$2,000Applications are not required.*classical guitar composition; UG, PG or alumni
Joyce McKenna ScholarshipApproximately $30,000 in total - multiple awardsApplications open in March annually. Applications will close 4 weeks after the opening date.Music graduates; Most talented; Travel; One or more awards
Katharine Kearns ScholarshipApproximately $10,000Applications open in March biennially (even years). Applications will close 4 weeks after the opening date.piano, violin, viola or cello; travel to any European Country (was Germany, France or the UK); Under 30, Aust Citizen, paid over 2 years
Keith & Elisabeth Murdoch Travelling Fellowship (Art)$25,000Applications open in March biennially (odd years). Applications will close 4 weeks after the opening date.Aus Citizen; Travel, Alumni, graduated within 4 years; One award
Keith & Elisabeth Murdoch Travelling Fellowship (Music)Approximately $20,000Applications open in March biennially (odd years). Applications will close 4 weeks after the opening date.Aus Citizen, Alumni, graduated within 4 years,
Travel; One or more awards
Keith & Elisabeth Murdoch Travelling Fellowship (Theatre)$25,000Applications open in March biennially (odd years). Applications will close 4 weeks after the opening date.Aust Citizen, Alumni, graduated within 4 years,
Travel; One award
Lizette Bentwitch ScholarshipApproximately $8,000Applications open in March biennially (even years). Applications will close 4 weeks after the opening date.PG; Alternates every 2 years between Art & VCAMCM, next 2020-21
Study overseas, tenable for 2 years, graduate
Mary Elizabeth McComas Piano ScholarshipApproximately $100,000 in total - multiple awardsApplications open in March annually. Applications will close 4 weeks after the opening date.1 or more awards, Piano, Travel overseas for p/g  study piano teaching instituition, Aust citizen
Philip Hunter Fellowship$15,000Applications open in August annually. Applications will close 6 weeks after the opening date.1 award, any FAM discipline, individuals or group projects, primary applicant FFAM graduate,to create a new work with environmental focus and public impact.  For public display.
Rosemary and John Hopkins AwardApproximately $2,500Applications open in March annually. Applications will close 4 weeks after the opening date.Conductor; youth or community music project; One award; UG, PG or alumni
Sir William McKie Travelling ScholarshipApproximately $1,000Applications open in March biennially (odd years). Applications will close 4 weeks after the opening date.Organ/piano; Music graduates for study in London; One award
The Cranbourne Fellowship at the British School at Rome$25,000 consisting of tuition fees to the British School at Rome and remaining funds as bursary.Applications are not required.*Visual Art Alumni graduated within 5 years, figurative traditions of painting
Welsford Smithers Memorial Travelling ScholarshipApproximately $25,000 in total - multiple awardsApplications open in March annually. Applications will close 4 weeks after the opening date.Graduate in music; to study overseas for 2 years; Travel; Multiple awards

*Nominations are made by the Head of discipline in consultation with academic staff. The Director and Dean will approve the recipients.