About this scholarship
Established in 2016 as a tangible memorial to Jodie Reid, a 1996 ACU Nursing Graduate and Centaur Medalist, who died in 2004, aged 27, after suffering the ravages of Diabetes Mellitus for 25 years.
- Open: Friday, 21 July 2017
- Close: Monday, 5 March 2018
- $4,000 is available each year, paid in one lump sum.
- One scholarship is available.
This scholarship is open to applicants who meet all of the following criteria, as of the scholarship application closing date:
- Citizenship: Domestic
- Faculty: Health Sciences
- Course: Bachelor of Nursing or Bachelor of Nursing/Bachelor of Paramedicine
- Campus: Brisbane
- Year level: Second year of their course
- Involvement and/or leadership in a rural/remote/regional community through activities designed to create a more just, merciful and sustainable world.
Apply online by clicking the button below and completing the application form. You much attach the following documents with your application:
- A written statement of approximately 500 words outlining:
- Financial hardship;
- your involvement and/or leadership in a rural/remote/regional community;
- how your degree would potentially benefit your community;
- how your degree would potentially benefit future career aspirations;
- Disadvantage due to disability or chronic medical condition, geographic location or financial, social or cultural factors.
- Academic transcript (current)
- Evidence of your involvement and/or leadership in community service
- Written reference.
Applications are assessed based on the strength of the following criteria:
- Written statement
- Academic merit
- Community service
- Written reference
Preference will be given to applicants who are Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and/or students from rural/remote/regional areas.
Applicants will be shortlisted by the Scholarships Office and recipients selected by the donor.
You are requested to submit a letter of appreciation for the donor explaining how the scholarship has assisted you. The letter should be submitted to the Scholarships Office no later than 1 October 2018.
Apply online now
Applications close on 5 March 2018
Page last updated: 2017-11-01
Short url: http://www.acu.edu.au/1102072