This exciting scholarship, sponsored by Blundstone Australia, is for one member of the Tasmanian performing arts sector whose professional development would be enhanced through financial support for an activity undertaken and completed during the period 1 May 2019 to 30 April 2020.

The scholarship is for a maximum sum of $3,500 and can be used for a variety of purposes including the cost of travel, living and other expenses incurred as part of the approved activity.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants must be at least 18 years of age. There is no upper age restriction on the scholarship.

  • Applicants must be residents of Tasmania.

  • The professional development opportunity can be achieved via work experience, industry placement, internship, training events or similar activities associated with theatre such as acting, directing, producing, technical work, design or other related theatre fields.

  • Applicants must be registered as an individual member of TCT at the time of application.

How to apply

Click on the links below to download the essential information you’ll need:

Once you’ve read all the information and confirmed that you meet the eligibility requirements, complete the Scholarship Application Form and email it to

Applications for this scholarship close at midnight on Sunday 24 March 2019.

Need some help?

We know from experience that successful applicants ensure their submissions effectively address all of the assessment criteria. We also know that putting together a written submission can be daunting!

TCT is offering free mentoring support to help you. If you’d like someone to give you guidance and tips for preparing your application, please contact one of our volunteer mentors - just click on a name below to send an email or give them a call.

Mel King (0439 640 175)
Guy Hooper (0421 276 122)
Allan Jeffrey (0418 146 634)
Moya Deigan (0400 075 202)

We recommend contacting our mentors early in your preparations.