Margaret Nickson in 1969

Current voice and piano students are invited to apply for the 2017 Margaret Nickson Prize for Voice and Accompaniment

The prize competition will be held on Sunday 1 October 2017. Depending on the number of applications, there may be a preliminary competition held before this date.

About the Prize

Margaret Nickson established this prize while a lecturer in singing at the University of Queensland in 1977. Following her death in 2002, the prize has been maintained by a biennial gift from former student and international operatic soprano Lisa Gasteen.