Claringbould Vocal Scholarship

Claringbould Scholarship

About the Scholarship

The Claringbould Vocal Scholarship is open to Canberra Girls Grammar School (CGGS) students entering Year 7 and is offered each year. The scholarship includes vocal tuition with the Head of Choirs, Greta Claringbould.

One Claringbould Vocal Scholarship will be awarded per year. The successful applicant will need to show commitment to vocal tuition, vocal talent and a keen interest for, and understanding of, the School’s choral program.

This scholarship is offered for a twelve-month period whilst the student is studying in Year 7 at CGGS.


The scholarship is awarded at the discretion of the Dean of Music and Head of Choirs and provides for vocal tuition throughout 2018 with a range of other benefits including mentoring.

Once applications are received successful applicants will be shortlisted for auditions.


The scholarship is open to students entering Year 7 in 2019. It is awarded at the discretion of the Dean of Music and Head of Choirs on the basis of:

  • Resume
  • Interview
  • Audition
  • Overall demonstrated ability to contribute to The Music Academy at Canberra Girls Grammar School

Please note, the School does not provide a report on the applicant’s performance in Scholarship examinations or auditions.

Scholarships are awarded at the discretion of the School and the School’s decision is final.

Key dates

Application closing date:

Monday, 20 November 2017

Applications submitted after this date will not be considered

Audition date: Monday, 27 November 2017

Click here to apply for the 2018 Claringbould Vocal Scholarship.