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Title
Convocation Accommodation Scholarship [F69330]
Description
The Convocation of UWA Graduates and The University of Western Australia are providing a scholarship to assist an eligible regional or remote student with the cost of accommodation at University Hall or other college affiliated with the University.To assist an eligible regional or remote student who demonstrates financial need with the cost of accommodation at University Hall or other college affiliated with the University.
  • Available in the 2019 Future Student Scholarships - Accommodation
Payment type
Residential College Fees
Value
$4000
Value unit
Per annum
Basis of award
Academic Achievement, Financial Need, Rural or Remote
Eligibility
Eligibility requirements:To be eligible to apply for and take up a scholarship, an applicant must(a) be a domestic student;(b) be experiencing financial hardship;(c) demonstrate that within the four years immediately preceding commencement of the undergraduate degree course they have(i) lived in a regional or remote area of Australia for a total of at least three years;(ii) completed the final two years of schooling or college in a regional or remote area;(iii) had to live away from their regional or remote home to complete the whole or majority of their secondary schooling at a high school or college in a major city; or(iv) lived in a regional or remote area of Australia for a total of at least two years, and moved away from a regional or remote area to undertake vocational education and training (e.g TAFE) for a maximum of two years duration immediately preceding the commencement of their undergraduate course; and(d) have applied, or received an offer of a place, to reside at University Hall or other residential college affiliated with the University;(e) not have completed the requirements of a course of study regarded by the University to be equivalent to or higher than an Australian bachelor's award, unless the award is a prerequisite to the current course of study and there is no alternative pathway into that course of study at the University; and(f) be enrolled or eligible to enrol(i) full-time, unless the Coursework Scholarships Committee is satisfied there are exceptional circumstances that preclude full-time enrolment; and(ii) in an undergraduate degree course at the University.
Nationality
Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand Citizen, Australian Humanitarian Visa
Study area
All
Commencement date
25/02/2019
Applications open
29/06/2018
Applications close
02/11/2018
Tenable At
University of Western Australia
Currently available
Yes
Application status
Closed