Conservatorium of Music

The Friends of UWA Music Alex Cohen Travelling Scholarship

Further Information

Established by:

  • Friends of UWA Music

This travelling scholarship has been established by the The Friends of UWA Music Alex Cohen Travelling Scholarship to enable eligible students or graduates of The University of Western Australia to undertake further study in musical performance outside Western Australia.

It is recommended you read the conditions associated with this scholarship before submitting your application.


To be eligible for consideration a student must be:
  • a citizen or permanent resident of Australia; and


  • a graduate of the University of no more than five years’ standing who specialised in musical performance in their degree course; or
  • students of the University who are currently enrolled in an undergraduate music degree and majoring in musical performance.

Relevant Dates

  • Applications close Friday 1 February 2019
  • Applications should be addressed to:

Head of School
Conservatorium of Music M413
(Friends of UWA Music Alex Cohen Travelling Scholarship)
35 Stirling Highway
CRAWLEY   WA  6009

  • The selection panel will review your application, including evidence of your acceptance into the proposed place of study in February/March 2019.
  • The successful applicant will be advised by April 2019.

Application Process

There is no application form for the The Friends of UWA Music Alex Cohen Travelling Scholarship. 

Written applications must include the following:

  • details of performance achievement during undergraduate studies and, if applicable, since graduation
  • academic record
  • details of the proposed programme of study
  • letters of acceptance from the proposed place of study and/or the proposed tutor
  • recommendations or references related to future performance study
  • details of the cost of the proposed travel.
After submission, your application can be added to as you receive letters of acceptance etc.