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Zelda Stedman Young Student Scholarship

An undergraduate scholarship
This scholarship assist students studying a Bachelor of Visual Arts (Honours), Master of Fine Arts, or honours in visual arts at the Sydney College of the Arts.

Highlights

Value Eligibility Open date Close date
$6000
  • Student studying a Bachelor of Visual Arts¬†(Honours), Master of Fine Arts, or honours in visual arts
15 April 2020 4 June 2020

How to apply

Apply here.

Benefits

This scholarship is valued at $6000.

Who's eligible

You must:

  • be enrolled or have been accepted into a Bachelor of Visual Arts (Honours), Master of Fine Arts, or honours in visual arts.¬†

Note: You must not hold another scholarship or award from the University of Sydney.

Background

This scholarship was established from a donation by Zelda Stedman.

1. Background

a. This Scholarship has been established to assist students who have been accepted into honours or higher degree studies in the Sydney College of Arts at the University of Sydney.

b. The Scholarship is funded by a donation to the University of Sydney by Zelda Stedman.

2. Eligibility

a. Applicants must have been accepted or currently enrolled in least one of the following at the University of Sydney:

i. Bachelor of Visual Arts (Honours), or

ii. Master of Fine Arts, or

iii. Honours in Visual Arts.

b. Applicants must not hold another Scholarship or Award from the University of Sydney.

3. Selection Criteria

a. The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of:

i. academic merit,

ii. portfolio,

iii. a personal statement.

b. Preference will be given to applicants majoring in painting or sculpture.

c. The Scholarship will be awarded by the Scholarships and Prizes Committee of the Sydney College of Art, or their nominated delegates.

4. Value

a. The Scholarship is valued at $6,000 per annum and is tenable for one year only.

b. The Scholarship annual value will be paid in one instalment after the census date of semester 2 in the year of award.

c. Deferral of the Scholarship is not permitted without the prior permission of the Scholarships and Prizes Committee of the Sydney College of Art and it is not transferable to another school, faculty or university.

d. The Scholarship will be offered subject to the availability of funds.

e. No other amount is payable.

5. Ongoing eligibility

a. None apply.

6. Termination

a. The Scholarship will be terminated if the recipient:

i. withdraws from an eligible course or fails to enrol,

ii. does not maintain satisfactory academic performance,

iii. is determined by the University to be guilty of serious misconduct, including, but not limited to, having provided false or misleading information as part of their Scholarship application,

iv. is awarded an alternative primary scholarship. In such circumstances this scholarship will be terminated in favour of the alternative scholarship where the alternative scholarship is of higher value,

v. does not resume study at the end of a period of approved leave, or

vi. any other provision as indicated in these terms that would lead to termination.

b. Once the Scholarship has been terminated, it will not be reinstated.

c. Where a student is found guilty of serious misconduct or withdraws from the relevant course, the University reserves the right to request that any Scholarship funds paid to the Scholarship recipient be reimbursed.