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Henderson Global Mobility Programs

Build your international profile

Develop your artistic skills, cultural competence and depth of musical expertise on an international stage.

These exciting opportunities will support international travel as a means of building your artistic skills, cultural competence, depth of musical expertise, communication skills, creativity and ability to make use of new musical experiences that will enhance your current studies.

Henderson Traveller’s Program

String Quartet development program

Up to three string quartets will be selected for specialist training, concert opportunities, tailored mentoring, specialist masterclass opportunities and travel to an international chamber music academy.

Operatic roles

Up to eight students enrolled in the Conservatorium's postgraduate Opera program will audition to secure support to collect operatic roles through performance in international young performers programs.

Pianist development

Up to eight students will audition to secure support to attend the Festival Internacional de Piano de Oeiras in Portugal in July 2020. Masterclasses will be given by Teresa da Palma Pereira, Grigory Gruzman and Jan Michiels. A cash prize and a DVD recording will be given to the best interpretation of Beethoven at the masterclasses.

Open program

These groups can consist of wind, brass, historically informed performance, contemporary, piano trios, improvised etc There is no restriction on the form of the group but students in an ensemble must only audition as part of ONE group and not more.

How to apply

Each student will undertake an application and video audition process to secure a Conservatorium Henderson Travellers scholarship, that will support an approved activity.

Graduate Travel Scholarships

The below scholarships are available for postgraduate students and/or graduates interested in pursuing studies overseas and require financial assistance for overseas study, tuition and living expenses.

Henderson International Graduate Scholarship

Current postgraduate students and graduates of the Sydney Conservatorium of Music are eligible to apply for the Henderson International Graduate Scholarship in 2020. The scholarship allows for advanced students of Pianoforte, Violin and Operatic Singing to further study and research abroad.

Sydney Moss Scholarship

The Sydney Moss Scholarship is available to current postgraduate or alumni of the Sydney Conservatorium of Music at the University of Sydney who would like to pursue further instrumental, vocal or compositional studies in an approved school of music overseas.

Albert Travelling Scholarship

The Albert Travelling Scholarship is open to graduate students of the University of Sydney who have received Honours in a Music or Arts degree with a major in Music and require financial support to travel overseas to further their studies. All prospective students for this scholarship must either receive an unconditional offer of admission or be currently enrolled full time in a postgraduate coursework or research degree at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music.

For more information on the above scholarships please see below for the program guidelines and application form.

How to Apply

More information

If you have any questions on the above opportunities, please contact Fiona Chan, Event Coordinator fiona.chan@sydney.edu.au