The Business Liaison Association Inc, in conjunction with the Peninsula Art Educators’ Association, is offering bursaries for students of the Cairns Region interested in pursuing a career in the Visual Arts or Creative Industries through study at Tertiary or TAFE Level. The Bursaries will be open to Year 12 students studying Visual Arts, Photography, Film and Television or recognised Creative Studies SAS.
The Awards are in the form of a suitably engraved plaque and a certificate which is supported by a range of bursaries:
1 x $700 winner (sponsored by Oxlades),
2 x $500 runner up bursaries (sponsored by Oxlades and REACH),
1 x $400 Indigenous student bursary (sponsored by DET)
1 x NEW $300 bursary for students who may not be going on to Tertiary Study (sponsored by Oxlades).
We encourage all schools to nominate suitable applicants for this round of Bursaries and support the initiative to promote and support talented students in the Visual Arts in Far North Queensland.
Please use the following form or download information from our website www.bla.org.au. Please read details and conditions carefully and forward registration forms by:
Monday 16 September (Week 10, Term 3) 2019.
Please note the following important points:
A Presentation Function will be held on Thursday 28 November at the Pullman Cairns International Hotel from 5.30 – 7.30 pm and invitations will be forwarded at a later date. All Award recipients are expected to attend. We encourage you to support and advertise this opportunity to your students.
Closing Date: Monday 14th October, 2019
For more details, please contact the coordinator shown below:
Coordinator: Rose BachelorBack