Co-op Scholarship

The Co-op Scholarship has been established to assist high achieving students with financial costs associated with attending university.

Four scholarships valued at $2,500 are available each year, paid in one lump sum.

This scholarship is open to applicants who meet all of the following criteria:

  • Australian citizens and permanent residents
  • Undergraduate students
  • In the first year of their course.

Required Documentation
The following documents must be submitted with the application:

  • A written statement of approximately 200 words outlining the applicant’s commitment to the Mission and values of ACU
  • Evidence of ATAR ranking, previous university results, or equivalent
  • Written reference (academic) which addresses the selection criteria.

Selection Criteria
Applications are assessed based on the strength of the following criteria:

  • Academic merit
  • Commitment to the ethos and Mission of ACU.

Selection Process
The recipient will be selected by the Scholarships Office.

Ongoing Requirements
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.

One scholarship will be awarded to an applicant from each Faculty.