Entries for the Barbara Finlayson Scholarship are now accepted. Students from all nationals are welcome to apply. He or she must be undertaking postgraduate program majoring in music studies at New Zealand School of Music (NZSM) of Victoria University. The winning student will receive benefit of award amounting up to $14,000 per annum. No application will be accepted after 1 October each year.
This scholarship has been established through the Victoria University Foundation from a generous bequest made by Barbara Finlayson. The first awards were made at the end of 1997. Each year, one Barbara Finlayson Music Scholarship is awarded to the most deserving applicants.
The winner of this Barbara Finlayson Scholarship will receive up to $14,000 per year.
Level and Area of Studies
Post-graduate degree in music studies (violin, viola and violoncello)
Place of Study
Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand.
Eligibility and Criteria
This Barbara Finlayson Music Scholarship will be awarded annually to New Zealand School of Music (NZSM) violin, viola and violoncello students at any level. NZSM string staff may also apply.
Both domestic and foreign students are welcome to apply.
Please download and complete the application form at the website and application link below.
1 October on annual basis.