Kym Adey Catherine House-UniSA Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of South Australia

 Scholarship Name:  Kym Adey Catherine House-UniSA Scholarship

 Description:  The Kym Adey Catherine House-UniSA Scholarship has been established to support women from Catherine House to undertake further education at UniSA or UniSA College. Catherine House provides supported accommodation and emergency housing to women over 21, unaccompanied by children, who are affected by homelessness. Emeritus Professor Kym Adey has had a long and distinguished career in higher education and was a former Pro Vice Chancellor and Vice President at UniSA.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Graduate Entry), Bachelor Degree (Honours), Bachelor Degree (Pass), Doctor Degree (By Coursework), Doctor Degree (By Research), Master Degree (By Coursework), Master Degree (By Research)

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at a maximum of $10,000 which is paid over the period of an agreed program of study.

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be participants of the Sagarmartha Education and Employment Program at Catherine House for a period longer than 6 months in the past 3 years; and provide a personal written statement detailing any previous study and their anticipated benefits of undertaking further education at UniSA or UniSA College. Recipients will be selected on the basis of a personal written statement and an interview. Recipients will be required to provide peer support to other clients of Catherine House.

 Target Group:  Educational disadvantage

 Study Location:  Australia – SA: Adelaide Metropolitan

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Scholarship Contact Details

 Scholarship Contact:  Joanna Ellis

 Contact Title:  Training Services Coordinator

 Contact Department:  Catherine House

 Contact Phone:  61 8 82322282

 Contact Email:

 Contact Postal Address:  PO Box 6031, Halifax Street, Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of South Australia

 Provider Phone:  61 8 83026611

 Provider Fax:  61 8 83022466

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