Major
Prizes and Scholarships

All competitors in the competition are eligible to receive one of the following scholarships for a performance of an eligible item throughout the competition. The recipient of each scholarship will be announced at the conclusion of the VCE final, so it is recommended that all competitors attend the final should they receive a scholarship.

 

The scholarships are to be awarded at the discretion of the adjudicator. If there has not been a suitable performance, the adjudicator reserves the right to withhold one or more scholarship awards. 

A full prize list for individual sections can be found here by downloading the section list PDF.

The CVSC VCE Final Award

Awarded to the competitor who wins the VCE Unit 3+4 Final.

Prize: $500 cash, Certificate, and a 60 minute coaching with the adjudicator.

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Classical Voice Singing Competition Novice Aria Award

Awarded to the competitor who wins section 102:

Year 9-12 Novice Aria Award

Prize: $250 Cash and Certificate.

SongMakers Australia Scholarship

Awarded to a competitor of the adjudicators choice from the heats who shows great promise in the performance of a German lied.

Prize: Certificate and 60 minute coaching with pianist and coach,

Andrea Katz.

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Classical Voice Singing Competition French Scholarship

Awarded to a competitor of the adjudicators choice from the heats who shows great promise in the performance of a piece in French.

Prize: Certificate and 60 minute coaching with

Siobhán Stagg.

Classical Voice Singing Competition
Italian Scholarship

Awarded to a competitor of the adjudicators choice from the heats who shows great promise in the performance of a piece in Italian.

Prize: Certificate and 60 minute coaching with Conductor,

Patrick Burns. 

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Classical Voice Singing Competition Musical Theatre Scholarship

Awarded to a competitor of the adjudicators choice from the heats for excellence in the performance of a song from a musical or operetta. 

Prize: Certificate and 60 minute coaching with Musical Director and Pianist, Geoffrey Castles. 

Harold Macdonald Early Music Society
of Victoria Scholarship

Awarded to a competitor of the adjudicators choice from the heats for excellence in the performance of a pre-classical work.

Prize: Certificate and coaching with leading authority in the field of early music.

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