Competition-based prizes and awards are open to current Queensland Conservatorium students

With music industry connections around the globe, Queensland Conservatorium gives you the opportunity to apply your talents at a truly professional level.

The Conservatorium offers pre-tertiary, undergraduate, postgraduate and research programs at its South Bank and Gold Coast campuses. Students learn under leading music educators, musicians and composers with international experience and outlook.

There are a range of competitions held throughout the academic year at the Queensland Conservatorium. Most are made possible through the support of our external sponsors.

Queensland Conservatorium Competitions

Competition Name Instrument Closing Date Competition Date Participate

Unfortunately there are no competitions available.

The Nora Baird Memorial Fund Audition Bursary

Vocal

Audition process

audition process for 2021

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The Queensland Conservatorium Audition Incentive Bursary

Vocal

Audition process

audition process for 2021

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The Queensland Conservatorium Audition Bursary

Vocal

Audition process

audition process for 2021

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Beta Sigma Phi Brass Prize

Brass

07/05/2021

17/05/2021

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Rudolph Pekarek Oboe Prize

Oboe

TBC

TBC

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Ena Williams Award for Postgraduate Study Overseas

Piano

30/04/2021

10/05/2021

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Hilda Woolmer Prize for Piano Accompaniment

Piano and Voice

23/07/2021

02/08/2021

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Minnie May Bussey Prize (Pianoforte)

Piano

20/08/2021

30/08/2021

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Ruby C Cooling Prize

Piano

08/10/2021

18/10/2021

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Basil Jones Sonata Prize

Strings (male)

10/09/2021

13 & 14 September 2021

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John Curro Viola Prize

Viola

23/04/2021

04/05/2021

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John and Sue Thompson Vocal and Accompaniment Scholarship

Piano

14/04/2021

22/04/2021

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Matilda Jane Aplin Prize

Strings

06/08/2021

17/08/2021

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Paganini Prize

Strings

14/05/2021

24/05/2021

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Piatti Prize

Strings

14/05/2021

24/05/2021

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Queensland Conservatorium Guitar Prize

Guitar

24/09/2021

05/10/2021

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Ronald Clifford Davis Violin Prize

Strings

06/08/2021

16/08/2021

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Una Morgan Harp Prize

Strings

TBC

TBC

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Vada Jefferies Prize

Strings

21/05/2021

31/05/2021

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Elizabeth Muir Memorial Prize (Singing) Postgraduate

Vocal

16/04/2021

27/04/2021

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Linda Edith Allen Award (Singing) Postgraduate

Vocal

24/09/2021

08/10/2021

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Margaret Nickson Prizes for Voice and Accompaniment

Piano and Vocal

10/09/2021

20/09/2021

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Musical Theatre Encouragement Award

Performing Arts

27/08/2021

22 - 25 September 2021

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The Brisbane Club Award and the Jim Massie Memorial Prize

Combinations

Not applicable.

Completed

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Joyce Campbell Lloyd Scholarship (Overseas Study) Vocal Students

Combinations

09/07/2021

21/07/2021

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Owen Fletcher Postgraduate Award

Combinations

24/09/2021

08/10/2021

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Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University Postgraduate Award

Combinations

24/09/2021

08/10/2021

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Ross Peters 4MBS Chamber Music Prize

Combinations

06/08/2021

25/08/2021

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QCGU International Travel Bursary- Orchestral Strings

Strings

Closed

Not applicable.

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