Keith Laugesen Music Scholarship


This Scholarship was established in 2000 by the Keith Laugesen Trust. The University is funded for the scholarship on an annual basis by the Trust.

The purpose of the scholarship is to support further advanced study beyond New Zealand in music performance, composition, musicology or related subjects.

The online application system will begin accepting applications eight weeks before the closing date.
Apply on-line


The Scholarship offer will lapse if not accepted, in writing, within one calendar month of the date of the offer.

For graduates associated with the University of Canterbury intending to study at a postgraduate or more advanced level.

Applicants will be required to furnish a curriculum vitae outlining their musical and academic achievements and a financial plan of their study beyond New Zealand

up to 2 years
Closing Dates
01 Nov 2019

How to apply for this scholarship

You may apply through this webpage approximately 8 weeks before applications close. If it’s possible to apply on-line for this scholarship there will be a link above to the on-line system. If the link is not provided, please download and complete the application form located below.

However, if the scholarship is managed by Universities NZ or another department of the University an External Website link will appear below and application instructions will be available through that link.


Application required only. Postgraduate. Domestic Students. Overseas Study. Music.


While every effort has been made to ensure the above information is current and correct, applicants are advised to check the application forms and regulations for eligibility criteria, scholarship value and tenure, and closing dates.