Established in 2017 by the ACU Aquinas Campus Dean, Associate Professor Joe Fleming, to recognise students’ community service and leadership in service of the Aquinas Campus.
Open: Wednesday, 16 August 2017
Close: Monday, 5 March 2018
The scholarship is valued at $2,000, to be paid in one lump sum.
There is one scholarship available.
Citizenship: domestic students
Course: any ACU undergraduate degree
Year level: any
Apply online by clicking the button below and completing the application form. You must attach the following documentation with your application:
A written statement of approximately 500 words outlining:
Why have you chosen to undertake your degree?
And what do you hope to achieve with it in the future?
Evidence of your contribution to and/or leadership of Ballarat campus activities or support of fellow Ballarat campus students
One written reference. The reference must also include the title and/or position and contact details of the person providing the reference.
Applications are assessed based on the strength of the following criteria:
Evidence of community service
Preference will be given to applicants who are physically, socially, and/or economically disadvantaged; Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students; and students from rural and regional areas.
Applicants will be shortlisted by the Scholarships Office, and the recipient will be determined by a selection committee. The committee will be comprised of the Campus Dean, ACU Aquinas Campus and the relevant Heads of School or nominees.
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.