Thea Parnamae Rural Pharmacy Bursary

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  Monash University

 Scholarship Name:  Thea Parnamae Rural Pharmacy Bursary

 Description:  The scholarship is named in honour of Thea Parnamae, a pharmacist in Sweden who was born in rural Estonia in January 1927 and fled to Sweden in 1944 as a refugee of World War II. Upon completion of her secondary school studies, Thea elected to enrol in pharmacy college because she considered a career as a pharmacist to be promising both in terms of personal and societal benefits. Thea was proud of being identified as a dedicated pharmacist and did prove to reap the benefits of her career as expected. Thea died in Stockholm, Sweden in November 2010.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  Pharmacy

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $1,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $1,000 for 1 year.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Female

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Australian citizens; be female; be enrolled full time in an undergraduate degree in the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at a Monash campus in Australia; and come from a regional or remote area. Selection is based on academic merit.

 Target Group:  Rural and isolated area resident

 Study Location:  Australia – VIC: Melbourne Metropolitan

 Number Per Year:  1

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Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Department:  Coursework Scholarships Unit

 Contact Phone:  61 3 99026011

 Contact Fax:  61 3 99053263

 Contact Email:

 Contact Postal Address:  Caulfield Student Service Centre, PO Box 197, Caulfield East, VIC 3145 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  Monash University

 Provider Phone:  61 3 99054000

 Provider Fax:  61 3 99054007

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