Dorcas McClean Scholarship
- Deadline date: 15 Jul 2021 [Delivery Deadline]
- Date held: October - November 2021
- Location: Melbourne, Australia
- Total prizes: AUD 55,000
- Entry restriction: Applicants must be between 17 and 25 years of age and residents of Australia in the two years preceding the competition date
This scholarship, worth up to AUD 40,000, supports candidates for admission to an approved institution. Applicants must be between 17 and 25 years of age and residents of Australia in the two years preceding the competition date.
Assessment is by competition (for shortlisted applicants only), held across a number of days at the Southbank Campus. This is a triennial competition and will next take place in 2021. The 2021 competition will be filmed and broadcast. The competition will comprise a preliminary round (assessed by this online application on the basis of video submission), a semi-final round where up to 6 semi-finalists will be selected to present recitals in October, 2021, and, a final round where finalists will present one complete concerto by Mozart in November, 2021.
There will be a first prize of AUD 40,000, second prize of AUD 10,000 and third prize of AUD 5,000.
Contact: The University of Melbourne