Scholarships

The Conservatorium of Music Community Music Scholarship Applications - Apply now!

Each year the Conservatorium of Music offers scholarships to current and future students under the age of 18 (or vocalists aged up to 25). Music scholarships include part or full payment towards the cost of single study lessons, with the additional benefit of public performance/recording opportunities.

2022 Conservatorium Scholarship offerings include four Full Scholarships and four Quarter Scholarships.

* Full Music Scholarships include weekly 30-minute single study lessons, plus the option to join a Conservatorium Ensemble, and participate in Music Craft lessons.

* Quarter Music Scholarships include a 25% reduction in single study lesson fees.

Audition Requirements:

* Applicants are required to film/record (simply using a device such as a phone) a piece of their choice (no longer than 5-minutes) and upload the performance to YouTube, or a shareable Google Drive/Dropbox folder.

* At the end of the audition performance, applicants are encouraged (not compulsory) to say a few words about their musical interests and aspirations.

To apply please complete all required fields in this form and most importantly, your link to your audition:

https://form.jotform.com/212967306769873

Applications close 4:30 pm, Friday 26th November 2021 and applicants will be notified of the outcome by COB, Friday 10th December 2021.


Please note:

* University students are not eligible to apply

*Assessors do not provide written performance feedback

For further information, please contact the Conservatorium of Music on 4921 8900 or via email at conservatorium@newcastle.edu.au

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