Tim Fairfax Regional Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of the Sunshine Coast

 Scholarship Name:  Tim Fairfax Regional Scholarship

 Description:  The Tim Fairfax Regional Scholarships were established in 2008 in order to support students who must move away from their home residence in a regional or remote area to undertake their university studies.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $5,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is paid in instalments of $2,500 per semester for the normal duration of the program. Students will receive $5,000 per annum for up to 6 semesters for a 3 year program up to a maximum of $15,000, or $5,000 per annum for up to 8 semesters for a 4 or 5 year program up to a maximum of $20,000.

 Length:  5 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must be commencing their first undergraduate degree at the University of the Sunshine Coast and must have relocated from a regional or rural area. Selection is based on: high academic achievement (OP 1 to 6 or equivalent); leadership skills demonstrated through academic, extra curricular/community activities; and financial need.

 Target Group:  Educational disadvantage, Rural and isolated area resident

 Study Location:  Australia – QLD: Sunshine Coast

 Closing Date:  31 October

 Number Per Year:  2


Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Scholarships Officer

 Contact Department:  Student Administration

 Contact Phone:  61 7 54302890

 Contact Fax:  61 7 54302882

 Contact Email:  scholarships@usc.edu.au

 Contact Postal Address:  Locked Bag 4, Maroochydore DC, QLD 4558 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of the Sunshine Coast

 Provider Phone:  61 7 54301234

 Provider Fax:  61 7 54301111

 Provider Website:  http://www.usc.edu.au (opens in new window)

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