George Cooney Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  Macquarie University

 Scholarship Name:  George Cooney Scholarship

 Description:  This scholarship is offered in recognition of the outstanding contribution by Professor George Cooney to education at Macquarie University, and specifically for his leadership in the area of student assessment and reporting. The purpose of the scholarship is to provide ongoing support for the professional development of teachers, especially outstanding early career teachers.

 Study Level:  Master Degree (By Coursework), Postgraduate Certificate, Postgraduate Diploma

 Study Fields:  Education & Training

 Subjects:  Education

 Support Type:  Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship covers tuition fees for 3 units.

 Length:  6 month(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must be early career teachers in their first 5 years of teaching who wish to undertake postgraduate study in education and meet the admission requirements for one of the following courses: the Postgraduate Certificate in Education Studies; the Postgraduate Diploma in Education Studies; and the Master of Education. Selection is based on academic merit and support from a senior executive member of the applicant’s school or institution (including an assessment of the applicant’s current strength and potential as a teacher, and how the program would benefit the applicant). Shortlisted applicants may be required to attend an interview.

 Study Location:  Australia – NSW: Sydney Metropolitan

 Closing Date:  Mid December

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Coursework Scholarships and Prizes Unit

 Contact Department:  Department of Education

 Contact Phone:  61 2 98507337

 Contact Email:

 Contact Postal Address:  Department of Education, Macquarie University, NSW 2109 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  Macquarie University

 Provider Phone:  61 2 98507337

 Provider Fax:  61 2 98508674

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