John Baros Award in Music

An Award of $2,500 to support a New Zealand citizen who is intending to pursue postgraduate studies in instrumental or vocal music in the Czech Republic, the USA or a Commonwealth country.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: Postgraduate instrumental or vocal music in Czech Republic, USA or Commonwealth country
Opening date: 19 September 2024
Closing date: 31 October 2024
Tenure: One year
For: Assistance with study
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: Annually
Value: $2,500

John Baros was born in Czechoslovakia and came to New Zealand in 1950. He died in 1965 and, following the death of his wife in 1997, a Scholarship was established in 2000 in his memory to assist students to further their musical education overseas.


How to apply

Scholarship applications will usually open around six weeks before the closing date. Please read the regulations carefully to be sure you are eligible before you apply.

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