Royal Agricultural & Horticultural Education Foundation of South Australia Inc Student Placement Grants

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of South Australia

 Scholarship Name:  Royal Agricultural & Horticultural Education Foundation of South Australia Inc Student Placement Grants

 Description:  The grants will assist students who are enrolled in an undergraduate or postgraduate degree and are undertaking a placement in a rural or remote area of South Australia as part of their program to gain professional experience. The grants will provide financial assistance for the costs associated with undertaking a placement including travel, accommodation and living expenses.

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

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Once Only

 Annual Amount:  $2,000

 Annual Comment:  The grant is valued at $2,000 to be paid in one instalment after the relevant census date.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Australian citizens or permanent residents; be financially disadvantaged; undertake the placement for a minimum of 2 consecutive weeks in the year that they apply for the grant; and provide a statement (max 500 words) detailing the location and duration of the placement and their future career goals. The written statement should also detail the expected weekly expenses to be incurred while the student is on placement and if applicable the expected loss of income during that time. Students who are in receipt, in the same year, of any other Placement Grant administered by the University of South Australia or are receiving financial assistance from the Spencer Gulf Rural Health School are not eligible to apply. Recipients will be selected on the basis of financial disadvantage, academic merit (GPA) and a personal written statement.

 Target Group:  Educational disadvantage

 Study Location:  Australia – SA: Adelaide Metropolitan

 Other Details:  Please note that the grants will not be awarded retrospectively.

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Scholarship Contact Details

 Scholarship Contact:  Mr Chris Crabbe

 Contact Title:  Development Officer (Corporate and Named Scholarships)

 Contact Department:  Marketing and Development Unit

 Contact Phone:  61 8 83027634

 Contact Email:

 Contact Postal Address:  University of South Australia, SA Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of South Australia

 Provider Phone:  61 8 83026611

 Provider Fax:  61 8 83022466

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