Ron Freedman Memorial Award

Introduction

This award is open to a Music Theatre student enrolled in second or third year BFA (Music Theatre) who is deemed to be in financial need. Applicants will be considered for both this Award and the Dr Andrew McAliece and Dr Richard Simmie Scholarship in the same application.

Value

One award per annum presented in Semester 2, valued at $1500. The final scholarship will be awarded in 2019.

Open and closing dates

Applications are closed for 2018 and will reopen in July 2019. When opened, select the 'Second or Third Year Music Theatre Scholarship' tab to be considered for both this Scholarship and the Dr Andrew McAliece and Dr Richard Simmie Scholarship  Applicants can expect to receive an outcome by the end of October. 

You are strongly encouraged to also complete a separate for a Financial Need Application (link is included in the online application for this scholarship) as this will enable you to be considered for central funding that is offered by the wider University. 

Criteria and eligibility

This award is open to a Music Theatre student enrolled in second or third year BFA who is deemed to be in financial need. Previous recipients are not eligible to apply. 

Selection process

Applications will be assessed by the criteria above, in addition to student's previous results attained and financial need. The Dean, on the recommendation of the relevant Head of School, will approve the recipients.

Additional requirements

Students awarded this grant, will be required to complete a letter of thanks for the donors of this award.

How to apply

This application has 2 separate steps. To be considered both steps must be completed by the application closing date. Please allow enough time to complete both.

Step 1 Scholarship Application

Refer to the Open and Closing Dates section above for the application link. The link will only be visible during the application period. The application will require personal information, including course and year level, and some questions addressing the selection criteria listed above. You will be required to attach some documents, such as your CV and academic transcript.

Step 2 Student Financial Assistance Application

To assist with the assessment your application you are required to submit an online Student Financial Assistance Application by the application closing date. If you already have submitted a Student Financial Assistance Application in the last six months you do not need to apply again but you can update and re-submit your details before the closing date.