The Australian Production Designers Guild

Thelma Afford Award for Costume Design

$10,000 Costume Design award!


Opportunity Details

Closing Date

Jul 8, 2022



All Screen

The Thelma Afford Award for Costume Design in Stage and Screen – $10,000 to further your education or training in the field of Costume Design.

The $10,000 award is for furthering your education or study in the field of costume design. How you plan this, is up to you! Previous winners have travelled interstate and overseas to take short courses and attend workshops, enrol in summer class or attend intensives at design colleges or universities. The money can also be used as a stipend or to cover mentoring costs or travel costs.

The award is an initiative of the late Thelma May Afford, an Australian designer, theatre performer and journalist.

To enter, please visit

Entries open 16th May and close Friday 8th July 2022