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Grant McLennan Memorial Fellowship Now Open
Established in 2007 to honour late Queensland singer-songwriter Grant McLennan, the $25,000 Grant McLennan Memorial Fellowship offers the opportunity for an artist to travel to New York, London or Berlin for 2 months to immerse in a vibrant foreign musical culture to further develop their artistic skills. Deadline April 5th.
Grant was one of Australia's greatest songwriters and a founding member of internationally successful 1970's Brisbane band The Go-Betweens.
In 2012, the winner will be announced at the Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts at a special concert event, Bands of Your Town, where the four selected 2012 finalists will perform.
This program is open to:
- Individual songwriters
- Songwriting teams of no more than 2 people
- Reside in Queensland and be an Australian citizen or permanent resident
- Be 21 years of age or older
- Be a member or be eligible to be a member of Australian Performing Rights Association (APRA)
- Have satisfied the reporting requirements of any previous Arts Queensland grants
- Have an ABN or nominate an auspice body
- Only submit one application in each round (eg songwriting duos may not also submit individual applications).
Further eligibility requirements are outlined in the grant guidelines.
Closing Date: 5 April 2012.
Announcement at Bands of Your Town: 3 August 2012.
How to apply
- Read the 2012 Grant McLennan Memorial Fellowship Guidelines and Grant Guidelines - Part B for eligibility
- Complete the application form
- Post five copies of the application form and support material to Arts Queensland.
Who to contact
For more information, email email@example.com, or telephone Arts Queensland reception on (07) 3224 4896 or toll-free 1800 175 531 who will direct you to the relevant Arts Development officer.
Past grant recipients
Read about past grant recipients.
Published: 14 Mar 2012 by QMusic Newsdesk