Francis Biological Science Bursary

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  La Trobe University

 Scholarship Name:  Francis Biological Science Bursary

 Description:  This bursary is funded by Ms Anna Richtarik, who herself is both a graduate and a student at La Trobe University from the Faculty of Science, Technology and Engineering. She has Asperger’s Syndrome and so knows first-hand the challenges of undertaking university study with a learning challenge or different abilities. Anna has established this bursary to recognise the efforts of others who are walking a similar path.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Honours), Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  Sciences

 Subjects:  Biological science, Bioscience, Conservation biology, Science, Wildlife biology, Wildlife conservation

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $1,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship provides a one-off payment of $1,000.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be enrolled in the third or honours year of Bachelor of Science (Wildlife and Conservation Biology), Bachelor of Bioscience, Bachelor of Biological Science (Advanced Science) or Bachelor of Science (with a major in the Biological Sciences); have a disability; be meeting all academic requirements for the program; demonstrate a commitment to volunteering or community service; and be able to demonstrate financial difficulty.

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

 Study Location:  Australia – VIC: Melbourne Metropolitan VIC: Goulburn-North Eastern

 Closing Date:  End March

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Department:  Scholarships Unit

 Contact Phone:  61 3 94792014

 Contact Email:

 Contact Postal Address:  Kingsbury Drive, Bundoora, VIC 3086 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  La Trobe University

 Provider Phone:  61 3 94791111

 Provider Fax:  61 3 94791464

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