Dr Donald Tugby at the 2013 Performance Prize Winners Concert

Current wind and brass students are invited to apply for the 2017 Donald Tugby Performance Prize.

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.

There are no Donald Tugby Performance Prizes for piano or other instruments in 2017.


About the Prize

Donald Tugby (1920-2015) was an alumnus and major supporter of UQ, having established prizes in biomedical sciences, archaeology, anthropology, psychology of peace, art history and musicology, veterinary science, music performance and earth science. Collectively known as the Donald Tugby Renaissance Prize Endowment, these prizes are awarded annually for excellence in education and research in the nominated fields, and are a reflection of Dr Tugby’s passions, interests and professional expertise.