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
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 datesStage 1
SELF TAPE ROUND
MAY 24TH 2021 - JUNE 30TH 2021
TOP 20 FINALISTS ANNOUNCED - JULY 15TH 2021
CALL BACKS ROUND (AUSTRALIA/NEW ZEALAND - ZOOM)
SATURDAY, JULY 24TH AEST 4.30-8.30PM
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
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.