ARIA has teamed up with Virgin Australia to deliver a new scholarship program aimed to support and foster Australian musical talent.
Recognising how valuable, yet expensive, travel can be for building an artist’s career, the ARIA Emerging Artist Scholarship aims to support Australian artists to travel both domestically and internationally.
In turn, local artists will be given the opportunity to take their talent to the US and abroad to further their careers.
The Scholarship is open to any Australian artist (represented by a current ARIA member) that hasn’t been previously nominated for any ARIA Awards category with an Album or Single before the 2017 Awards. The artist must have also appeared in the ARIA Top 100 Albums Chart, OR the ARIA Top 100 Singles Chart published between during the 2017 calendar year.
Applications are due Monday 5 February, 2018. For more details on the application process, head here.