Sydney College of the Arts : The University of Sydney

The Fauvette Loureiro Memorial Scholarship

Calling all SCA alumni | Applications are now open for the next Fauvette Loureiro Memorial Scholarship. With a total value of $40,000, these scholarships will support two artists to…


Opportunity Details

Closing Date

Jun 14, 2022




Visual Arts

The Fauvette Loureiro Memorial Scholarship was established in 1997 through a gift from the estate of Renee Fauvette Erdos, an educator and founder of the History Teachers’ Association of NSW, celebrating the memory of her mother Fauvette Loureiro.  

The purpose of the scholarship is to support graduates of the Sydney College of Arts to pursue a program of professional development through travel. 

  • This scholarship is valued at $10,000 for a successful emerging recipient.
  • This scholarship is valued at $30,000 for a successful mid-career/established recipient.

Each shortlisted applicant will be provided with $1,000 to assist with the costs associated with their participation in the accompanying Fauvette Loureiro Memorial Scholarship Exhibition.

Drawing from the wealth of talent from SCA graduates, the Fauvette exhibition has cemented a strong reputation for quality in contemporary art. The recipients and finalists include some of the most prominent contemporary artists in Australia. 

Past recipients include: Emily Hunt (2021 Established), Pamela Pirovic (2021 Emerging), Yasmin Smith (2020 Established), Kalanjay Dhir (2020 Emerging), Chris Dolman (2019), Penelope Cain (2018), Nick Dorey (2017), Biljana Jancic (2016), Julian Day (2015), Jonny Niesche (2014), Vicky Browne (2013), Mark Shorter (2012), Alana Hunt (2011) and Justene Williams (2010).


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