Grants, Bursaries & Prizes - Musicological Society of Australia

Grants, Bursaries & Prizes


Since 2005 the MSA administers an annual pool of funding for various purposes:

  • A Student Prize
    to be awarded to a paper presented at the National Conference.
  • Student Travel Grants
    to help fund expenses of student members who present papers at National Conferences.


The MSA Awards Committee administers these awards, bursaries and grants.


Australian Academy of Humanities - McCredie Musicological Award

The 2012 McCredie Medal recipient was MSA member, Dr Michael Hooper, The University of New South Wales, for his research on the music of David Lumsdaine.

The award recognises an outstanding contribution in musicology by an Australian based scholar under the age of forty. More information and the opening date for nominations for the 2016 Award can be found on the Academy's website.

For further information please contact or call the Academy on (02) 6125 9860.