2018 GRANT APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN

Applications are now open for young Australian pianists, under the age of 25, who wish to apply for financial assistance from Theme & Variations Foundation. Applications can be made here

Listen to Rachael Shipard, a 2017 award recipient, talk about her experience.

Congratulations to our 2017 Award Recipients

Calvin Abdiel, Rachael Shipard and Oscar Wong  were selected from the five finalists who played a thirty-minute program for an independent artistic assessment panel of Professor Michael Brimer, Ian Munro and Professor John Luxton which took place on November 12.

Read more about our 2017 winners.


Previous Winners

2017

20180807 or this one Rachael Shipard from Nat Piano Awards 20180807 or this one Oscar Wong cropped to 4.37x5x300 202180807 Calvin Abdiel 4.37x5x300dpi
 Rachael Shipard  Oscar Wong  Calvin Abdiel

2016

20180807 Ayesha Gough 4.37x5x300dpi 20180807 Alexander Yau 3.7x5.300dpi  
 Ayesha Gough  Alexander Yau  

2015

20180807a or this one James Guan 4.37x5x300dpi Version 2 20180807 William Shi 4.37x5x300dpi
James Guan Robbin Reza William Shi

2014

20180807 Pavle Cajic 4.37x5x300dpi 20180807 Alex Raineri 4.37x5x300dpi 20180807 Sabina Im 4.37x5x300dpi
Pavle Cajic Alex Raineri Sabina Im

2013

20180807a or this Tony Lee 4.37x5x300dpi 20180807 Hank Xiang 4.37x5x300dpi 20180807 Joshua Han 4.37x5x300dpi
Tony Lee Hank Xiang Joshua Han