Gwenda Ford English Literature Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of Melbourne

 Scholarship Name:  Gwenda Ford English Literature Scholarship

 Description:  This scholarship memorialises Mrs Gwenda Ford, BA (Melb). Mrs Ford had a lifelong passion for and involvement in literature and taught English to migrants. She was also involved in many book clubs including clubs conducted by U3A, for which she led a monthly book group in her home for 9 years. The scholarship will support an undergraduate or postgraduate student, in whose course the study of English Literature is a significant component, and who is in financial need.

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

 Study Fields:  Language & Literature

 Subjects:  English literature

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship, Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $4,500

 Annual Comment:  The amount available for this award is approximate and will be determined by the committee at the time of awarding.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be undergraduate students in the 3rd year of their course and completing a major in English Literature, or postgraduate students undertaking a research project in English Literature; be enrolled in the Faculty of Arts; and demonstrate financial need.

 Target Group:  Educational disadvantage

 Study Location:  Australia – VIC: Melbourne Metropolitan

 Closing Date:  End March

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Enquiries

 Contact Department:  Faculty of Arts

 Contact Email:

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of Melbourne

 Provider Phone:  61 3 136352

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