Monash Academy of Performing Arts Orchestral Scholarship

Monash Academy of Performing Arts Orchestral Scholarship

Sir John Monash Scholarship for Achievement

The Monash Academy of Performing Arts Orchestral Scholarship intends to support and develop the student cohort of Monash Academy Orchestra.


No application required

Total scholarship value

Up to $3,000

Number offered

3 per year

Bachelor of Music (Honours)


As a music student, receiving a scholarship has allowed me to become a more self-sufficient musician. It's contributed to a better home setup and equipment to help me learn better. From this I've gained invaluable knowledge about content producing, which will help me towards my future job.

Am I eligible?

You must be one of the following:

  • An Australian citizen
  • A New Zealand citizen
  • Australian permanent resident
  • Australian humanitarian visa holder
  • An International student

You must meet the following criteria:

  • A commencing undergraduate student enrolled, or intending to enrol, full-time in the Bachelor of Music degree, or double degree, at a Monash campus in Australia.


  • $3000 pa for one year only

Number offered

  • Three scholarships will be awarded

Selection criteria

  • Awarded based on performance at the entrance audition to the Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music and Performance.

To retain this scholarship:

  • Full attendance and participation at all rehearsals and performances of the Monash Academy Orchestra.
  • You must maintain full-time enrolment.

How to apply

  • Scholarship cannot be deferred.
  • No application is required. All eligible students will be automatically assessed.

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