Scott Ellery Medal

A Prize for the student completing the BFA or BFA(Hons) who is considered to have provided the strongest contribution to student leadership that year.

About the scholarship

Application status: No application required
Applicable study: BFA or BFA(Hons)
Opening date: By nomination
Closing date: By nomination
Tenure: Prize
For: Prize
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Medal

The Prize is a memorial to Scott Ellery, an Elam School of Fine Arts Sculpture graduate who died of leukaemia in 1992, the year of his graduation. Scott was a high achiever in a number of Art disciplines and for this reason the Prize is awarded annually to a student graduating from the Elam School of Fine Arts with a Bachelor of Fine Arts or Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours).


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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