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AAFTA's Carmen Duncan Scholarship!

AAFTA's Carmen Duncan Scholarship!

Australia
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Other Actors wanted

The Carmen Duncan Scholarship is a not-for profit scholarship that for looks for actors who are brave, strong, and determined. Helping provide the platform to excel internationally regardless of experience or profile. We support inclusion and diversity in all areas and encourages actors to be apart of this heartfelt, honest and passionate scholarship. This years prize pool is in excess of $25,000USD. Actors in this scholarship will not only learn through this process, they’ll be treated as individuals and guided and mentored on their journey.
Proceeds from this years scholarship will be donated to the Australian Gynaecological Cancer Foundation.

The scholarship in loving memory of Carmen Joan Duncan (7 July 1942 – 3 February 2019) who was AAFTA’s CEO Aunty and was a renown Australian actress and activist, with a career that spanned over 50 years. A trailblazer for Australian Women both in the industry and through the recent fellowships made in her name; this Scholarship continues its mission in providing a launch pad for young Australian actors into the US market and creating awareness around Gynaecological cancer.

ADULT SCHOLARSHIP PRIZE:
Carmen Duncan Scholarship Winner will receive;

The Actors Conservatory Program in Los Angles for Summer 2022
Valued at $9600.00USD

Empowering The Artist Online Mentorship and Truth In Performance Adv Acting Program 2022
Valued at $794.00USD

Business/Dialect/Writing Coaching Sessions with AAFTA Director and CEO of Diversity Entertainment Jessica Orcsik
Valued at $700.00USD

3 Showreel Scenes, Complete Voice Demo, and Headshot/lifestyle photoshoot with YoungOneStudio.
Valued at $2000.00USD

Casting Networks & Actors Access 1 year memberships.
Valued at $200.00USD

Raynor and Associates USD$5,000 Visa and Immigration Services
Valued at $5000.00USD

Headshot shoot with SALLY FLEGG voted NO 1. “Best Headshot Photographer” in Sydney.
Valued at $400.00USD

TOTAL VALUE: $18494.00USD
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National expert judges include:
Lisa Duff, Tony Gardine, Kim Krejus, Tsu Shan Chambers, Rod Hardy, Judi Levine, Alabama Blonde, Faith Martin

International expert judges include:
Jackie Diamond, Matt Kniaz, Peter McGrath, Caitlin Well, Menik Gooneratne, Tarik Kanifani, Kanica Suy, Chelsea Streano, Mike Gillespie, Lisa Robertson, Rick Millikan, Matthew Barry

*Important note: There is a $30.00 application donation: Carmen Duncan Scholarship is a not-for profit scholarship. Proceeds will be donated to the Australian Gynaecological Cancer Foundation

Audition / Rehearsal / Production dates

Stage 1
SELF TAPE ROUND
MAY 24TH 2021 - JUNE 30TH 2021
TOP 20 FINALISTS ANNOUNCED - JULY 15TH 2021

Stage 2
CALL BACKS ROUND (AUSTRALIA/NEW ZEALAND - ZOOM)
SATURDAY, JULY 24TH AEST 4.30-8.30PM

Job payment

Fixed price of $18494 - Value of the prizes = $18,494 USD (non-monetary)

Fee details - $30.00 application donation


*Submission Deadline Extended Until July 10th

Edited 24 June 2021


***Round 1 audition extended until 12pm July 24th Pacific Standard Time (Los Angles)

Edited 08 July 2021


Adults Scholarship

Actors who are extremely passionate and serious about creating a profession career as an international artist.

Anyone, aged 18 and over

Applications closed 25 July 2021.

Previous audition:
Casting Lead Roles and Chorus - Musical Comedy - The Sorcerer

Next audition:
Model Required for Lingerie/Boudoir Shoot for Magazine Submission

Listing created: 5 June 2021
Applications closed: 25 July 2021
Casting #1129229