Eleanor and Joseph Wertheim Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of Melbourne

 Scholarship Name:  Eleanor and Joseph Wertheim Scholarship

 Description:  The Eleanor and Joseph Wertheim Scholarship was established by the Dr Eleanor Wertheim Scholarship Trust to assist unmarried female students over the age of 25, enrolled full-time at the University of Melbourne, who are in difficult circumstances.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Honours), Bachelor Degree (Pass), Doctor Degree (By Coursework), Doctor Degree (By Research), Master Degree (By Coursework), Master Degree (By Research)

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $20,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $20,000 per year for the normal duration of the course.

 Length:  3 year(s)

 Gender:  Female

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be unmarried, divorced or widowed females; be at least 25 years of age at the application closing date; be Australian citizens, permanent residents, or holders of a permanent humanitarian visa; be undergraduate, graduate coursework or research students who are enrolled or planning to enrol full-time at the University of Melbourne, with at least 12 months of full-time study remaining in their current degree; be able to demonstrate financial hardship; and able to demonstrate difficult circumstances, such as disability, being a carer, or having dependents. Selection is based disadvantage and academic merit.

 Target Group:  Educational disadvantage, Mature age, Physical, medical, psychological or learning difficulties

 Study Location:  Australia – VIC: Melbourne Metropolitan

 Closing Date:  End February

 Number Per Year:  3

 Scholarship Website:  http://services.unimelb.edu.au/scholarships (opens in new window)

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Scholarships & Bursaries

 Contact Department:  University Services

 Contact Email:  13melb@unimelb.edu.au

 Contact Postal Address:  Baldwin Spencer Building, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of Melbourne

 Provider Phone:  61 3 136352

 Provider Website:  http://www.unimelb.edu.au (opens in new window)