Applications are assessed based on the strength of the following criteria:
Applicants will be shortlisted by the Scholarships Office and a recipient selected by a selection committee consisting of a representative from The Albert Coates Memorial Trust, the Campus Dean (or nominee) and the relevant Head/s of School (or nominee).
Shortlisted applicants will be required to attend an interview.
Recipients are requested to submit a letter of appreciation to the donor explaining how the Scholarship has assisted them. The letter should be submitted to the Scholarships Office no later than 1 October of each year.
Recipients will also be required to attend the Albert Coates Memorial Trust Oration, likely to be in October of each year.
Preference will be given to students from rural or regional areas.