• PBA

2020 Cook Scholarships announced

Three recipients have been named for the 2020 Peter Cook Piping Scholarship awarded annually through a bequest from Peter’s estate and administered jointly by Pipe Bands Australia and the Victorian Highland Pipe Band Association.

This year’s recipients were selected from applicants across Australia.

They are:

  • Abby Dalziel (Scots PGC Warwick) to assist with continued learning through tuition, workshops and performance. Awarded $500

  • Gaynor Spriggs (Tasmania Police) to assist with continued learning through tuition, workshops and performancfe. Awarded $500

  • Abbas Manchadi (Emmanuel College Highlanders) to assist with solo performance development and

continued learning. Awarded $300

Peter Cook was long-time secretary of Pipe Bands Victoria and VHPBA until his tragic death in a road accident.

PBA and VHPBA appreciates the generous bequest through the Cook family.

75 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Expression of Interest - National President

PBA is calling for Expression of Interests from suitably qualified individuals for the position of President of the Association. The selection process for this position will include an on-line inte

© 2020 Pipe Bands Australia

  • w-facebook