Fatu Feu’u Pacific Arts Prize

A Prize to reward excellence in creative practice by Pacific students.

About the scholarship

Application status: No application required
Applicable study: Pacific students enrolled in postgraduate study with a substantial creative component
Opening date:
Closing date: By nomination
For: Prize
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: Annually
Value: $15,000

The Prize was established in 2023 and is funded by Felicity Barnes and Michael Whitehead, to recognise and honour Fatu Feu’u and his role as a leader in the Pacific arts community.

The main purpose of the Prize is to reward excellence in creative practice for Pacific students in Creative Writing, Dance, Drama, Fine Arts, Screen Production, or Music, who have the potential to have a positive impact on the creative capital of Aotearoa New Zealand and the Pacific region, based on a holistic view of the student’s practice.


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.

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