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Choral Scholarships

The Choir of Trinity College is recognised as one of the best college chapel choirs in the southern hemisphere. 

'Singing with the Trinity Choir is such a privilege because it allows me to pursue and involve myself in my passion for music alongside my degree in another field. It is a unifying experience to create a sound that would otherwise be unachievable without the concentration of every other member in the choir.' – Phoebe Edwards, 2019

All choristers and organ scholars at Trinity receive an annual stipend, currently valued at $4500.

The choir is open to those studying at any of the universities in Melbourne, but for those choristers who are also members of the Residential College at Trinity, scholarships are available to help with residential fees.


To apply to be a residential chorister or organ scholar, there are two important steps to you must take.

Step 1

If you are not already a resident of Trinity College you must apply for admission through the University of Melbourne website, ensuring that Trinity College is listed as your first preference. 

Applications for all University of Melbourne colleges must be submitted through this website the Melbourne Colleges website.

Step 2

Follow the application process.


If you would like to discuss any aspect of the choral program at Trinity College, please email Director of Music Christopher Watson

General admission enquires can be directed to