Fund Details
Farina Thompson Charitable Trust Music Scholarship
Award Amount
$10,000

Description:

This scholarship is to assist and encourage towards a career in music, students enrolled in a programme of study at Te Kura Puoro | School of Music at Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha University of Canterbury.

Value/Benefits: Financial assistance at a value of $10,000

Level of Study: Any. Preference is given to students for an MusB(Hons), BA(Hons) in Music, MMus, MA in Music, DMA, or PhD in Music.

Closing Date: 11:59 pm (NZT) 1 November (Applications open approximately 8 weeks before this date)

Tenure: One year

Number Available Annually: One

Applicable Enrolment During Tenure: Full-time enrolment in a degree programme with a major in Music.

Citizenship/Residency Requirements: Applicants must be citizens of Aotearoa New Zealand or holders of Aotearoa New Zealand residence class visas.


For more information please read the regulations, click here.


Special Eligibility Requirements:

Preference is given to students for an MusB(Hons), BA(Hons) in Music, MMus, MA in Music, DMA, or PhD in Music.


Additional Information:

The Farina Thompson Charitable Trust established the scholarship in 2006. The Trust was set up in 1977 with a substantial donation from Farina Thompson and additional gifts from her family. Perpetual Guardian is the trustee of the trust and administers the trust from its Ōtautahi Christchurch branch office.


Contact Information:

For questions about this application, please contact Scholarships Office at scholarships@canterbury.ac.nz

Search Filters:

Faculty/School
  • Arts
    Level of Study
    • Undergraduate
    • Postgraduate
    • Masters
    • Doctoral
    • Honours
      Subject of Study
      • Music
        Domestic/International Students
        • Domestic
          Application Closing Month
          • November
            Award Type
            • Scholarship
              Begin Accepting Applications Date:
              6 Sep 2022
              Deadline Date (NZT Time Zone):
              1 Nov 2022 11:59 PM