GIJ Vocal Scholarship 2020

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    $10,000 cash award for the education and encouragement of young Australian Jazz Vocalists.

    Supported by the Borderwatch Newspaper, Mount Gambier, South Australia

    Applications are open to vocalists for the GIJ Vocal Scholarship 2020 who are:

    • Aged 21 years of age or younger as at 1st January 2020
    • and who are Australian citizens or permanent residents Applications close Sunday, 22nd March 2020.

    APPLICATION FORM: To be completed by all applicants

    • Australia
    • Afghanistan
    • Albania
    • Algeria
    • Andorra
    • Angola
    • Antigua and Barbuda
    • Argentina
    • Armenia
    • Austria
    • Azerbaijan
    • Bahamas
    • Bahrain
    • Bangladesh
    • Barbados
    • Belarus
    • Belgium
    • Belize
    • Benin
    • Bhutan
    • Bolivia
    • Bosnia and Herzegovina
    • Botswana
    • Brazil
    • Brunei <
    • Bulgaria
    • Burkina Faso
    • Burundi
    • Cote d'Ivoire
    • Cabo Verde
    • Cambodia
    • Cameroon
    • Canada
    • Central African Republic
    • Chad
    • Chile
    • China
    • Colombia
    • Comoros
    • Congo (Congo-Brazzaville)
    • Costa Rica
    • Croatia
    • Cuba
    • Cyprus
    • Czechia (Czech Republic)
    • Democratic Republic of the Congo
    • Denmark
    • Djibouti
    • Dominica
    • Dominican Republic
    • Ecuador
    • Egypt
    • El Salvador
    • Equatorial Guinea
    • Eritrea
    • Estonia
    • Eswatini (fmr. "Swaziland")
    • Ethiopia
    • Fiji
    • Finland
    • France
    • Gabon
    • Gambia
    • Georgia
    • Germany
    • Ghana
    • Greece
    • Grenada
    • Guatemala
    • Guinea
    • Guinea-Bissau
    • Guyana
    • Haiti
    • Holy See
    • Honduras
    • Hungary
    • Iceland
    • India
    • Indonesia
    • Iran
    • Iraq
    • Ireland
    • Israel
    • Italy
    • Jamaica
    • Japan
    • Jordan
    • Kazakhstan
    • Kenya
    • Kiribati
    • Kuwait
    • Kyrgyzstan
    • Laos
    • Latvia
    • Lebanon
    • Lesotho
    • Liberia
    • Libya
    • Liechtenstein
    • Lithuania
    • Luxembourg
    • Madagascar
    • Malawi
    • Malaysia
    • Maldives
    • Mali
    • Malta
    • Marshall Islands
    • Mauritania
    • Mauritius
    • Mexico
    • Micronesia
    • Moldova
    • Monaco
    • Mongolia
    • Montenegro
    • Morocco
    • Mozambique
    • Myanmar (formerly Burma)
    • Namibia
    • Nauru
    • Nepal
    • Netherlands
    • New Zealand
    • Nicaragua
    • Niger
    • Nigeria
    • North Korea
    • North Macedonia
    • Norway
    • Oman
    • Pakistan
    • Palau
    • Palestine State
    • Panama
    • Papua New Guinea
    • Paraguay
    • Peru
    • Philippines
    • Poland
    • Portugal
    • Qatar
    • Romania
    • Russia
    • Rwanda
    • Saint Kitts and Nevis
    • Saint Lucia
    • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
    • Samoa
    • San Marino
    • Sao Tome and Principe
    • Saudi Arabia
    • Senegal
    • Serbia
    • Seychelles
    • Sierra Leone
    • Singapore
    • Slovakia
    • Slovenia
    • Solomon Islands
    • Somalia
    • South Africa
    • South Korea
    • South Sudan
    • Spain
    • Sri Lanka
    • Sudan
    • Suriname
    • Sweden
    • Switzerland
    • Syria
    • Tajikistan
    • Tanzania
    • Thailand
    • Timor-Leste
    • Togo
    • Tonga
    • Trinidad and Tobago
    • Tunisia
    • Turkey
    • Turkmenistan
    • Tuvalu
    • Uganda
    • Ukraine
    • United Arab Emirates
    • United Kingdom
    • United States of America
    • Uruguay
    • Uzbekistan
    • Vanuatu
    • Venezuela
    • Vietnam
    • Yemen
    • Zambia
    • Zimbabwe
    • Outside Australia
    • Australian Capital Territory
    • New South Wales
    • Northern Territory
    • Queensland
    • South Australia
    • Tasmania
    • Victoria
    • Western Australia
  • About You

  • Date Format: DD slash MM slash YYYY
    • Female
    • Male
    • Other
  • Please let us know about your experience in singing or music including performance history (this could include solo and/or ensemble performances, tours, notable performance, training, choirs, productions etc.)
  • Please let us know of any music awards, competitions, compositions and/or personal accomplishments.
  • Please tell us your approach to music practice and your future dreams as they relate to music and singing.
  • If you were to be a scholarship recipient how would you use the Scholarship funds?
    • Social Media
    • GIJ Website
    • Teacher/School
    • University
    • Music Teacher
    • Poster
    • Newspaper Article
    • Radio Interview
    • GIJ eNewsletter
  • AUDITION RECORDINGS

    In addition to the written documentation required for application, GIJ Vocal Scholarship applicants must provide the following audio recordings as part of the audition process: Each recording must be no more than 5 minutes.

    • Ballad
    • Medium to up tempo swing

    Please submit your audition recordings below: via online folder – Dropbox, Hightail etc – details below

  • What is the name of the song and the composer of your first audition recording?
  • Please provide a link to your first audition recording.
  • Provide password for videos password-protected (note: passwords are case-sensitive)
  • What is the name of the song and the composer of your second audition recording?
  • Please provide a link to your second audition recording.
  • Provide password for videos password-protected (note: passwords are case-sensitive)
  • APPLICATION MATERIALS

    • 1 recent photograph of yourself
 (this can be a school photo, headshot, or just a picture taken on your phone)
    • 1 performance photograph (this can be a school photo, headshot, or just a picture taken on your phone)
  • Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: jpg, gif, png.
  • APPLICANT DECLARATION:

    I certify that the information provided by me on this application form and the attachments is true, complete and correct.

    I have read and agree to the Scholarship Terms and Conditions

    In submitting this form I agree to the GIJ Vocal Scholarship entry rules and requirements.


  • PARENT GUARDIAN TO COMPLETE

    If applicant is under 18 years of age

  • I certify that the information provided by me on this application form and the attachments is true, complete and correct.

    I consent to the participation of my child/ward in the GIJ Vocal Scholarship 2020.

    I acknowledge if my child/ward is selected as a finalist he/she will be required to participate in the adjudication process in Mount Gambier, South Australia, at Generations in Jazz from 30th April to 4th May 2020 with his/her travel arrangements made by Generations in Jazz Inc. As the parent/guardian I acknowledge I will be required to accompany him/her to Mount Gambier, with travel costs at my personal expense.

    I acknowledge that hosted accommodation will be provided for my child/ward for the duration of the stay in Mount Gambier. If my preference is for my child/ward to be accommodated with me as parent/guardian I accept that the accommodation arrangements and expense will be my personal responsibility.

    I have read and agree to the Scholarship Terms and Conditions

    In submitting this application I agree to the GIJ Vocal Scholarship entry rules and requirements.