Joyce and George Vaughan Bequest Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  James Cook University

 Scholarship Name:  Joyce and George Vaughan Bequest Scholarship

 Description:  The scholarship was established in 2006 with monies bequeathed from the estate of Verna Joyce Vaughan. The purpose of the scholarship is to assist Marine Biology research students, in particular Aborigines from Thursday Island or the Torres Strait Islands of Queensland.

 Study Level:  Doctor Degree (By Research), Master Degree (By Research)

 Study Fields:  Sciences

 Subjects:  Marine biology

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship, Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Occasional

 Annual Amount:  $8,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship amount varies depending on the income of the fund (current value is $8,000 per year for 2 years).

 Length:  2 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Australian citizens, permanent residents or New Zealand citizens; be currently enrolled in a Master of Science (Research) or a PhD in the area of Marine Biology. Preference will be given to Aborigines from Thursday Island or the Torres Strait Islands.

 Target Group:  Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent

 Study Location:  Australia – QLD: North Queensland

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Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Department:  Scholarships Office

 Contact Phone:  61 7 47815528

 Contact Email:

 Contact Postal Address:  James Cook University, Townsville, QLD 4811 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  James Cook University

 Provider Phone:  61 1800 246446

 Provider Fax:  61 7 47816295

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