University of Sydney The Geoffrey Rothwell Scholarship
The University of Sydney

Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)

Scholarship Overview

The University of Sydney invites applications for University of Sydney The Geoffrey Rothwell Scholarship 2021 from singing students. The aim of this scholarship is to assist students who are pursuing studies in singing at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. Selected students will get financial benefits for the course of study.


The scholarship value and duration will be determined by the Dean of the Sydney Conservatorium of Music and will be stipulated in the scholarship offer letter to the successful recipient(s).

Selection Criteria

The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit, portfolio and/or performance.

Terms and Conditions

  • The scholarship annual value will be paid in two equal instalments after the census date of each semester.
  • The scholarship will be offered subject to the availability of funds.
  • For a postgraduate research student, the value of the scholarship will be paid as a stipend on a fortnightly basis.
  • To continue receipt of the scholarship, the recipient must maintain a minimum Semester Average Mark (SAM) of 65 each semester.
  • Recipients undertaking an exchange during the tenure of this scholarship are required to have achieved a Satisfied Requirements grade (SR) to receive their next payment.
  • Deferral of the scholarship is not permitted without the prior permission of the Dean of the Faculty of Science or their nominee, and it is not transferable to another University school, faculty or university with prior approval.


This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by January, 2022. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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To be eligible, an applicant must:

  • Be enrolled or have an unconditional offer to study full-time coursework or research degree at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music
  • Be studying singing

Note: Preference may be given to female students from country New South Wales, preferably from the Narrabri area.

How To Apply

  • No application is required for this scholarship. Eligible students will be considered for this scholarship as part of their admission application to the Sydney Conservatorium of Music.