Barbara Hebden Music Bursary

The Barbara Hebden Music Burarary is awarded to the Bachelor of Music (Honours) applicant showing greatest merit in an audition, with preference given to applicants who audition on instruments identified as priorities for recruitment for that year.

Award value: $7,000

Duration: 1 year

For more information about this bursary, please see the UQ Scholarships website


About the Bursary

Barbara Jean Hebden OAM (1931-2015) was an alumna of UQ (BA 1952) and a prominent music critic. She was awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM)  in 1999 "for service to the promotion of music and the performing arts in Queensland". The bursary was established in 2016 by an endowed bequest from her estate.