Funding initiatives for the performing arts - Ulumbarra Foundation
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Holsworth Creative Arts Bursary for 2023

The Ulumbarra Foundation was established in 2017 to support the Bendigo and central Victoria arts industry and participants. A key purpose of the charity is to raise awareness of and participation in performing arts programs, as well as developing regional artists.

The Ulumbarra Foundation is thrilled to announce the establishment of a new scholarship opportunity for students attending the Academy of Creative Arts, made possible thanks to the generous support of the Holsworth Family. The Ulumbarra Foundation’s Holsworth Creative Arts Bursary will provide financial support to students seeking assistance in developing their artistry and career in the creative arts.

Applicants in the current year (2023) must be enrolled in the Academy of Creative Arts at Bendigo South East College for the following year (2024) or undertaking a Creative Arts course in tertiary studies. The total value of the scholarship pool is valued at, but not limited to, $2000 and will be distributed between one or more applicants at the absolute discretion of the Ulumbarra Foundation.


To be considered for the scholarship, you will need to:

  • Read, understand and agree to the application guidelines of the Scholarship
  • Complete the attached application form and sign a printed copy
  • Include details of a referee or a letter of support (this is optional and not compulsory)
  • Scan and return the application form and any attachments to


Closing date – 14 October 2023.