Peg Oldfield Prize


The prize is provided to the student who, in the assessments of the final year of the BMUs or BMus (Hons), obtains, in the opinion of the examiners, the best results for performance with a stringed instrument. 

Timing of award

End of semester 2 (after results)

Frequency of award


Value (indicative)


Eligible discipline or specialisation

Violin, viola, cello, double bass

Eligible year level

3rd or 4th year undergraduate

How to apply

Applications are not required. Nominations are made by the Head of discipline in consultation with academic staff. The Dean will approve the recipients.