Tim Fairfax AC Learning Potential Fund Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  Queensland University of Technology

 Scholarship Name:  Tim Fairfax AC Learning Potential Fund Scholarship

 Description:  The Tim Fairfax AM Learning Potential Fund Scholarships are for low-income students from regional and remote areas in Queensland and the Northern Territory who are studying or who want to study an undergraduate degree. They have been established by Mr Tim Fairfax AM as a tribute to rural and regional education.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $5,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $5,000 for 1 year.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Australian or New Zealand citizens or Australian permanent residents; be from a regional or remote area in Queensland or the Northern Territory; come from a low-income background; be experiencing financial hardship; and be enrolled in, or applying for, an undergraduate course. Personal hardship may be taken into account, specifically personal medical conditions, disabilities, and dependants with special needs.

 Target Group:  Educational disadvantage, Physical, medical, psychological or learning difficulties, Rural and isolated area resident

 Study Location:  Australia – QLD: Brisbane Metropolitan

 Closing Date:  Early November; Early February

 Other Details:  First round applications close early November; second round applications close early February.

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Equity Scholarships Team

 Contact Phone:  61 7 31385582

 Contact Email:  equityscholarships@qut.edu.au

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  Queensland University of Technology

 Provider Phone:  61 7 31389855

 Provider Fax:  61 7 31385600

 Provider Website:  http://www.qut.edu.au/study/fees-and-scholarships/ (opens in new window)