Kendrick Smithyman Scholarship in Poetry

A Scholarship of up to $7,000 for international and domestic students enrolled full time in Stage III of a BA, a BA(Hons), PGDipArts, MA or MCW which includes the study of poetry.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: Study of poetry in Stage III of a BA, or in a BA (Hons), PGDipArts or MA in English or a MCW
Opening date: 1 March 2024
Closing date: 11 April 2024
Tenure: One year
For: Assistance
Number on offer: One or more
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $7,000

The Kendrick Smithyman Scholarship in Poetry was established in 2009 through the generosity of the family of Kendrick Smithyman, to encourage the study and/or practice of poetry.


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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