Mature Age/Non Current School Leaver Scholarship
Eligibility: Non school leavers with demonstrated financial hardship
Value: $5355 per year (indexed annually) for up to four years contingent on meeting ongoing eligibility criteria
Applications: Open now for Session 2 2018. Apply by 29 July 2018. Applications are through UAC at www.uac.edu.au/equity
The Mature Age/Non Current School Leaver Scholarship supports mature age students/non current school leavers who are interested in undertaking undergraduate study and who whose opportunities to study at university may have been hampered by situations out of their control. All successful applicants will be able to demonstrate financial hardship. Applicants need to be in receipt of a Commonwealth means tested income support payment.
Consideration is also given to applicants who, in addition to financial hardship, demonstrate any of the following:
- Capacity to triumph over hardship
- Indigenous background
- Carer responsibilities
- Geographic Disadvantage
- Non English speaking background
- Long term medical condition or
- Ongoing effects of abuse
These scholarships are available for any undergraduate course and students can apply at any stage of their course. The scholarship is renewable for up to four years contingent on meeting ongoing eligibility criteria.
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