The object of the scholarship is to provide financial assistance for full-time honours students studying performing arts at Flinders University.
The scholarship has been established as a result of a generous donation from the Adelaide Theatre & More Social Club Inc.
Flinders University is a public university in Adelaide, South Australia. Founded in 1966, it was named in honour of navigator Matthew Flinders, who explored and surveyed the South Australian coastline in the early 19th century. Flinders is a verdant university and a member of the Innovative Research Universities (IRU) Group and ranks in the 10-16 bracket in Australia and 36th in the world of those established less than 50 years. Academically, the university pioneered a cross-disciplinary approach to education, and its faculties of medicine and the humanities are ranked amon... read more
Each scholarship will have a value of $5,000. Payment will be made in two equal instalments after the census date of each semester.
There will be two scholarships available each year.
Scholarship recipients must:
Applications will be accepted from part-time students who have extenuating circumstances that prevent them from studying full-time (e.g. disabilities, carer responsibilities). Part-time recipients will be paid pro-rata.
The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of:
Applications should be submitted online through the Flinders University Student System by the specified closing date.
Students will need to upload a written statement of approximately 500 words to demonstrate an ability and passion for the performing arts as well as an interest in pursuing a performing arts career or an interest in a doctoral program in the performing arts. When writing this you may wish to address your plans for your honours year. You may also upload up to 5 pages of attachments that support your written statement, e.g. portfolios of work or other relevent information.
For more details, visit Flinders University website.