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Australian Catholic University

Community Engagement Equity Scholarship Blacktown Campus

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Any
Disciplines
4000 AUD
Grant
Australia
Location
01 Mar 2024
Application deadline

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Overview

Scholarship type

Need based

Number of scholarships to award

Multiple

Grant

AUD 4,000

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction

Description

This scholarship supports students commencing undergraduate studies at ACU’s Blacktown campus, who have demonstrated a commitment to community service and/or community engagement.

Applicable programmes

Benefits

This scholarship is valued at $4,000, to be paid in one lump sum.

There are two scholarships available.

Eligibility

  • Commencing ACU course in Semester 1.
  • Course: any ACU undergraduate degree.
  • Campus: Blacktown.
  • Study load: full-time.
  • Contribution to community service and/or community engagement.
  • Faced hardships or barriers in accessing higher education.

Scholarship requirements

Disciplines

Any

Locations

Australia

Nationality

226 nationalities

Study experience required

High school

Age

Unknown

Application

Application deadline

01 Mar 2024

Applicants are required to provide the following as part of the application: 

A written statement of approximately 400 words outlining: 

your contributions to community service; 

any hardships or barriers you have faced and the impact they have had on your path to higher education. This may include but is not limited to; excessive family or carer responsibilities, illness, financial hardship, English language difficulty, refugee background, disability, or coming from a rural, regional or remote location.   

Evidence to support the hardship/s outlined in your written statement. This may include but is not limited to; a Centrelink statement, letter from a medical professional, visa document, Health Care Card, or a statutory declaration.  

Two letters of recommendation, these can be from any of the following:  

community engagement leader;

principal;

religious leader;

teacher.

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