Announcing the Shelley Simpson Ceramics Prize

We’re very proud to announce the Shelley Simpson Ceramics Prize, and applications are open now!

For Shelley creating this Prize is about nurturing the next generation of emerging Australian artists and encouraging innovation within the craft of Ceramics.

The SSCP is open to students entering their final year of a Tertiary Degree, Masters or Diploma course offering Ceramics and will be awarded based on an original ceramic project the student enters.


First Prize: $10,000 cash

Second Prize: $2,000 cash

Third Prize: $1,000 cash

Each winner will also be offered a 3-month paid internship at Mud’s production studio and their work exhibited in an annual Mud Australia exhibit.

Find out more about how you or someone you know can apply visit


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