Cowan Regional Placement Grant

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of South Australia

 Scholarship Name:  Cowan Regional Placement Grant

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Travel Grant within Australia

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $1,000

 Annual Comment:  The grant is valued at $1,000.

 Length:  2 week(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  The Cowan Regional Placement Grant is available to students who are studying full-time at the Whyalla campus or the Mount Gambier campus of the University of South Australia, and are undertaking a professional experience placement as part of their program. Applicants must be able to demonstrate evidence of financial disadvantage and provide a written statement detailing the location and duration of their placement and their future career goals. Placements must be for a minimum of 2 consecutive weeks in length and preference may be given to applicants who are undertaking a placement greater than 4 consecutive weeks. Applicants who have received another placement grant administered by the University of South Australia or are receiving financial assistance from the University Department of Rural Health or Rural Clinical Training and Support programs are not eligible to apply. Recipients will be selected on the basis of demonstrated financial disadvantage, academic merit (GPA) and a personal written statement. Preference may be given to applicants who have not received another Cowan Grant.

 Study Location:  Australia – SA: Eyre Peninsula SA: South East

 Other Details:  The grant will not be awarded retrospectively. Applicants must not have completed their placement prior to the application closing date.

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Scholarship Contact Details

 Scholarship Contact:  Ms Tracey Watson

 Contact Title:  Marketing Officer

 Contact Department:  Centre for Regional Engagement

 Contact Phone:  61 8 86478150

 Contact Email:

 Contact Postal Address:  GPO Box 2471, Centre for Regional Engagement – Whyalla University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA 5001 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of South Australia

 Provider Phone:  61 8 83026611

 Provider Fax:  61 8 83022466

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