Established in 1994 as a tangible memorial to the life and contribution of Anne Lyons (nee Byrne), a scholar, wife and teacher who died of cancer in 1987 at the age of 42 and whose prevailing passion was the study and pursuit of social justice in Australia.
Open: Thursday, 6 September 2018
Close: Monday, 11 March 2019
The scholarship is valued at $6,000, to be paid in one lump sum.
There is one scholarship available.
Citizenship: domestic students
Target group: students studying overseas
Course: any ACU undergraduate degree
Year level: final year of study
Plan to complete an overseas placement in an area of social justice
Apply online by clicking the button below and completing the application form. You must attach the following documentation with your application:
Details of the applicant's placement in the area of social justice (including evidence of acceptance into the placement)
Budget estimate outlining all expenses relating to overseas study
Written reference (academic)
Written reference (personal)
Applications are assessed based on the strength of the following criteria:
Acceptance into placement
The recipient will be selected by the Scholarships Office.
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.