Social Work Rural Placement Scholarship
Established in 2006 to provide financial support for Social Work students, towards the costs of undertaking a rural or international placement.
Several scholarships valued at up to $1,500 are available each year, paid in one lump sum. The total value awarded across all recipients will not exceed $1,500.
This scholarship is open to applicants who meet all of the following criteria:
- Studying at the Canberra campus
- Enrolled in the Bachelor or Master of Social Work
- Intend to undertake a rural or international placement.
The following documents must be submitted with the application:
- Academic transcript
- A written statement of approximately 100 words outlining how the Scholarship could financially support the intended program of study
Applications are assessed based on the strength of the following criteria:
- Academic merit
- Written statement
The recipients will be selected by the Scholarships Office.
Recipients are requested to submit a letter of appreciation for 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.
Priority is given to rural placements.
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Applications close on 5 March 2017