Applications are assessed based on the strength of the following criteria:
Interview (if shortlisted)
Preference will be given to students from rural or regional areas.
Applicants will be shortlisted by the Scholarships Office and a recipient selected by a selection committee consisting of a representative from The Albert Coates Memorial Trust, the Campus Dean (or nominee) and the relevant Head/s of School (or nominee). Shortlisted applicants will be required to attend an interview.
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.
Recipients will also be required to attend the Albert Coates Memorial Trust Oration, likely to be in October of each year.