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Nancy Jones Travelling Scholarship

Enrolment status
Current UQ student
Student type
Study level
Postgraduate research (HDR)
Study area
Arts, humanities and social sciences
Scholarship focus
Academic excellence, Creative excellence
Funding type
Scholarship value
Up to $3,000
Scholarship duration
The scholarship may be held for up to 1 year, for the period of travel
Number awarded
May vary

About this scholarship

This HDR travel scholarship was established in 1998 by a bequest from the estate of the late Raymond Benjamin Jones to commemorate the name of his late wife, Nancy Jones.


You are eligible if you are a confirmed Higher Degree by Research candidate undertaking a music performance research project for the piano, violin, viola or cello, and are a citizen or permanent resident of Australia

How to apply

2023 round application dates are TBC and will be posted here once confirmed.

Please download and complete the below application form and submit to by 11:59pm, Monday 13 June 2022.

Selection criteria

Your application will be assessed on:

  • The merit of your proposed use of the scholarship; 
  • The significant and relevance of your proposed use of the scholarship to your Higher Degree by Research candidature; 
  • The potential for the proposed use of the scholarship to further your development as a professional musician;
  • Any other matters the selection committee sees fit.