We are so excited to invite Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander music creators from across the country to apply for a fully-paid scholarship to complete the one-year Abbey Road Advanced Diploma of Music Industry course offered in partnership by the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Music Office (NATSIMO), the Abbey Road Institute Australia and Studios 301.
This scholarship is valued at $25,000.

Designed by industry for industry, the Advanced Diploma of Music Industry course aims to build a music professional’s capability in music production or sound engineering so they can grow their career to the next level.


NOTE: While the scholarship activity will take place in NSW, applicants from across Australia are welcome to apply.

On completion, the successful applicant will graduate with an Advanced Diploma that is recognised by the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS) – (Qualification Code CUA60515).

About the Opportunity

The successful applicant will have access to industry-standard equipment and studios throughout their studies and be taught by experts, including guest lectures with multi-award-winning professionals.

This scholarship provides a chance to learn and become part of a global network in the recording industry. Through access to broad networks consisting of sound engineers, music producers, artists and music business professionals, the scholarship recipient will gain insights into the breadth of the recording industry and use this to develop their personal career path.

Regular recording sessions will be facilitated in Studios 301 to ensure the participant has access to some of the best recording facilities in the world.

In-person study will take place between Studios 301 and Abbey Road Institute's Sydney campus, co-located at Studios 301 in Alexandria, NSW.


The course will commence on 28th Feb 2022 and run for the 2022 academic year.

For more information and to get started on your application, please click 'NEXT'!

If you need help completing this form email us at NATSIMO@APRA.com.au

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