CHORAL SCHOLARSHIPS

The Choir of Geelong Grammar School is an auditioned choir of approximately 60 Senior School students (including up to 24 Choral Scholars), as well as staff. The Choir sings regularly for Sunday Chapel and other Chapel Services, as well as for concerts. The music includes religious and non-religious music and covers many musical styles, from all periods of classical music to gospel, jazz and folk.

We offer Choral Scholarships for

• Corio Campus – New and Current students entering Years 10 and 11, 2021

ELIGIBILITY

Any student entering Year 10 or Year 11 may apply. Applicants must be Australian or New Zealand citizens or holders of an Australian Permanent Resident Visa, who are entering the relevant year level.

Applicants should have previous choral or vocal experience, be musically literate and have a love of singing.

Successful applicants must abide by the Terms and Conditions of the Scholarship (PDF 162.8KB).

KEY TIMINGS

Opening Date: Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Closing Date: Friday 14 February, 2020

Musical Audition Date: Friday 21 February, 2020

AUDITIONS

During auditions, applicants will:
• Perform two contrasting choral or solo pieces.
• Take tests of aural awareness and sight singing.

WHAT DOES A CHORAL SCHOLARSHIP OFFER?

A Choral Scholarships is a particularly prestigious scholarship to hold. The financial value of the scholarship is not significant; it is the kudos that is most valuable.

STEPS TO APPLY

STEP 1: All applicants must complete the online application form and provide supporting documentation. A non-refundable fee of $50 is required for each application.

STEP 2: Students must complete an audition and interview at the Corio Campus, or by Skype on Friday 14 February, 2020. Auditions for current Timbertop students are held at Timbertop Campus during Term 2.

DOCUMENTATION TO BE PROVIDED

An outline of the supporting documentation and information to be provided with the Choral Scholarship application can be found here (PDF 462.1KB).

APPLY NOW

Please register for the Choral Scholarship by going to https://scholarships.ggs.vic.edu.au/

• If you are a current GGS parent, please login using your GGS login id.
• If you are new to the school, you will need to create an account to start your application