University of Canberra and John & Helen Grant Scholarship for Educational Leadership

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of Canberra

 Scholarship Name:  University of Canberra and John & Helen Grant Scholarship for Educational Leadership

 Description:  This scholarship is to support a disadvantaged Bachelor of Education final year undergraduate student from a rural background who has demonstrated potential for educational leadership. The scholarship is available to be used for living and education expenses to facilitate successful completion of the undergraduate degree.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  Education & Training

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $3,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $3,000.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Australian citizens or holders of a permanent humanitarian visa; undertake 3 or more units each semester in the final year of the Bachelor of Education; and come from a rural background. Applicants must attach a statement of approximately 500 words addressing the following criteria: the applicants’ level of financial need and how the scholarship will assist them through their tertiary studies; the applicant’s experiences with living in a rural area and any challenges faced; the applicant’s prior academic achievement; and evidence in the form of past or current leadership roles in school, community or sporting life to demonstrate potential for educational leadership.

 Target Group:  Rural and isolated area resident

 Study Location:  Australia – Australian Capital Territory

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Department:  Scholarships and Prizes Office

 Contact Phone:  61 1300 301727

 Contact Email:

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of Canberra

 Provider Phone:  61 2 62015111

 Provider Fax:  61 2 62015391

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