The University of South Australia congratulates our 2016 Samstag Scholars

Sarah Duyshart (VIC) and Derek Sargent (SA)

The Anne & Gordon Samstag International Visual Arts Scholarships were established in 1991 through the generous bequest of the late Gordon Samstag, an American artist who taught from 1961 to 1970 atthe South Australian School of Art, now the School of Art, Architecture and Design, a part of the University of South Australia.

Samstag Scholarships are awarded by the University of South Australia on behalf of Mr Samstag'sTrustee: US Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management, Naples, Florida, USA. The SamstagProgram is administered through the Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art.

Gordon Samstag's remarkable gift ranks as one of the very great bequests to visual arts education in Australia.

Applications for the 2017 Anne & Gordon Samstag International Visual Arts Scholarship will open in early 2016.

2016 Samstag Scholarships Media Release (PDF 343 Kb) (opens in a new window)