DOOLEYS Lidcombe Catholic Club Undergraduate Bursaries

About this scholarship

Established in 1995 and donated by DOOLEYS Lidcombe Catholic Club Ltd, this bursary is designed to financially assist undergraduate students, suffering financial hardship, to continue their studies.

Application dates

Open Date: Closed

Close Date: Closed

Scholarship type



The bursary is valued at $2,500, to be paid in one lump sum. There are ten bursaries available.

Student type

Current Students


  • Citizenship: domestic and international students
  • Faculty: any
  • Course: any ACU undergraduate degree
  • Campus: North Sydney or Strathfield
  • Year level: any
  • Demonstrated financial hardship

Application process

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 200 words outlining the hardship or barriers you have faced in accessing higher education, and how your degree will change your future.
  • Most recent Tax Assessment Notice OR
  • Centrelink Income Statement OR
  • the most recent 60 days of bank transactions AND pay slips from the last 6 weeks

Selection criteria

  • Applications are assessed based on the strength of the following criteria:
    • Written statement
    • Financial need
    • Preference to students from Western Sydney
  • For the purpose of these rules, Western Sydney comprises the 13 local government areas of Cumberland, Blacktown, City of Parramatta, Canterbury Bankstown, Campbelltown, Camden, Fairfield, Blue Mountains, Hawkesbury, Liverpool, The Hills, Penrith, and Wollondilly.

Selection process

The recipient will be selected by the Scholarships Office.

Ongoing requirements

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.

Applications are closed

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