George Alexander Foundation Scholarship at Swinburne University, The

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  Swinburne University of Technology

 Scholarship Name:  George Alexander Foundation Scholarship at Swinburne University, The

 Description:  These scholarships have been made available by The George Alexander Foundation. The Foundation was established in 1972 by George Alexander AM to provide grants for public charitable purposes in Australia. Reflecting the founder’s special interests, the scholarships offer talented students access and opportunity to fulfil their potential. The scholarships are an important investment in the future of individual young Australians and their ongoing contribution to the broader community. Students offered a George Alexander Foundation Scholarship may undertake any on-campus undergraduate degree.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $7,500

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $7,500 per year, for a period of 3 years.

 Length:  3 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Australian citizens; be accepted into a full-time on-campus undergraduate degree at Swinburne; be commencing study in Semester 1, 2015; have completed Year 12 in 2014 (or 2013, and have taken a gap year in 2014); attain a minimum ATAR of 80.00; demonstrate need and reside away from home in order to undertake study; and be involved in extracurricular activities that provide evidence of leadership potential. Selection is based on: academic performance; community involvement; and leadership experience.

 Study Location:  Australia – VIC: Melbourne Metropolitan

 Closing Date:  End January

 Other Details:  This scholarship cannot be deferred – where an applicant who has been offered the scholarship and successfully applies to defer commencing their course of study, their entitlement to the scholarship will cease.

 Number Per Year:  5

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Scholarships and Prizes

 Contact Department:  Student Administration

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Provider Details

 Provider Name:  Swinburne University of Technology

 Provider Phone:  61 3 92148000

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