Peter Faber MBA Executive Scholarship (Brisbane)

Established in 2015, the Peter Faber MBA Executive Scholarship (Brisbane) provides a financial contribution towards the completion of the MBA (Executive) offered by the Peter Faber Business School, Australian Catholic University. The Scholarship is aimed at those living and/or working within the geographical boundaries of the Archdiocese of Brisbane and who can demonstrate a commitment to the mission and ethos of the School.

Value

One scholarship valued at $10,000 is available each year, paid in four equal instalments:

  • $2,500 paid at the successful completion of foundation unit;
  • $2,500 paid at the successful completion of the Graduate Certificate or equivalent;
  • $2,500 paid at the successful completion of the Graduate Diploma or equivalent;
  • $2,500 paid at the successful completion of the Master of Business Administration.

Eligibility

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

  • Australian citizens, New Zealand citizens or permanent residents;
  • Commencing in the Master of Business Administration (Executive);
  • Studying at the Brisbane Campus;
  • Living and/or working within the geographical boundaries of the Archdiocese of Brisbane.

Required Documentation

The following documents must be submitted with the application:

  • A written statement (maximum of 500 words) outlining:
    • how an MBA Executive would improve your business practice;
    • how your studies will potentially benefit the community;
    • how you demonstrate your commitment to the ethos of ACU and the Peter Faber Business School through community service.
  • Short resume (3 pages maximum), including details of two referees (one professional and one community engagement, religious or personal);
  • Academic transcript(s);
  • Evidence of your current employment or residence within the geographical boundaries of the Archdiocese of Brisbane.

Selection Criteria

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

  • Written statement;
  • Community service;
  • Work experience;
  • Academic merit;
  • Referee reports.

Selection Process

Applications will be shortlisted by the Scholarships Office and a recipient selected by a selection committee comprising of the Associate Vice Chancellor (Brisbane), the National Head of School (Business), and a representative from the Archdiocese of Brisbane.

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Applications close on 5 March 2017