Fund Details
Therle Drake Postgraduate Scholarship - March 2021


Deadline Date:  4:30 p.m. 31 March 2021 New Zealand timezone

History or background of award

The Therle Drake Postgraduate Scholarship was established in 2013, via the Victoria University Foundation through a bequest made by John Drake, in memory of his wife, Therle. The scholarship will be available annually.

Purpose of award

The scholarship is for postgraduate classical performance overseas study and application should be made in the year for which the project is planned. While the terms of the bequest are that preference be given to a piano student, other applicants will be considered. The scholarship is open to both domestic and international students.

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Required Documents and References:

  • A statement outlining the project and its benefit to applicant's career plans
  • A detailed budget
  • Copies of communication with the host person(s) or organisation(s) overseas
  • A reference from an academic