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Swedlund Music Bursary

Value: Up to $4,000

Tenure: One year


This award was established in 1999 by the late Bernie Swedlund in memory of his wife to commemorate their interest in the work of the School of Music at the University of Auckland.

The aim of the scholarship is to encourage and support cello students to further their performance studies at the University.

Students need not apply for this scholarship; the selection committee will make its recommendation following performance auditions in September of the year preceding the ward.

Successful candidates will be selected based on:

  • Musical potential
  • Financial hardship
  • Academic background