Bishop Music Prizes

A Junior Prize for the student who achieved the highest mark in MUS 111 and a Senior Prize for the student who achieved the highest mark in either MUS 211 or MUS 311.

About the scholarship

Application status: No application required
Applicable study: Bachelor of Music – MUS 111/211 or 311
Opening date:
Closing date: By nomination
For: Prize
Number on offer: Two
Offer rate: Annually
Value: $1,000 each

The Bishop Music Prizes were established from a fund bequeathed to the University of Auckland under the will of the late Mr Charles John Bishop for the encouragement of the study of Musical Composition at the University.


How to apply

You do not need to apply for this scholarship, award or prize or complete an online application form. It is awarded on the recommendation of the relevant faculty or University of Auckland committee.

For more information about the awarding process for this scholarship, award or prize, download a copy of the regulations.

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Every effort has been made to ensure the information we have supplied is correct and up to date. However we strongly advise that you check the regulations, application forms and any other information that is available, to ensure you meet the eligibility criteria for any application you might make, and that you understand the implications of any regulations, awarding value and closing dates.