Tuckwell Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  Australian National University

 Scholarship Name:  Tuckwell Scholarship

 Description:  The Tuckwell vision is to see highly talented and motivated school leavers fulfil their potential and reinvest their knowledge, skills and experience in ways that positively benefit others. The program has a focus on giving back to Australia and nurtures Scholars to fulfil their broader community ambitions over and above the pursuit of an undergraduate degree.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $20,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $20,000 per year for up to 5 years. In addition, recipients will also receive priority access to ANU-approved student accommodation; an annual allowance of up to $2,000 to assist with relocation expenses; a domestic economy airfare for students’ parents to visit at the start of the program; and a sports centre membership for the length of the degree.

 Length:  5 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Australian citizens or permanent residents; be completing year 12 in the year of application; be predicted to achieve an ATAR of 95 or higher; be intending to enrol at ANU as a full time undergraduate student in any single or double degree; and be intending to live in an ANU Hall or Residential College for the duration of the scholarship. Selection is based on: academic potential and achievements to date, a desire to give back to Australia, and demonstration of Tuckwell Scholar attributes (such as lateral thinker, hardworking, willing to take on a challenge, resilient, determination to succeed).

 Study Location:  Australia – Australian Capital Territory

 Closing Date:  End March

 Other Details:  Application is a three-step process. After an initial application, shortlisted applicants are chosen to complete a more detailed application. Final candidates are interviewed in Canberra in July.

 Scholarship Website:  http://tuckwell.anu.edu.au/home/ (opens in new window)

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Enquiries

 Contact Department:  Tuckwell Scholarships

 Contact Email:  tuckwell@anu.edu.au

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  Australian National University

 Provider Phone:  61 2 135268

 Provider Fax:  61 2 61257535

 Provider Website:  http://www.anu.edu.au/students/scholarships-support (opens in new window)