University of Canberra Elite Athlete Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of Canberra

 Scholarship Name:  University of Canberra Elite Athlete Scholarship

 Description:  The purpose of this scholarship is to financially support elite athletes in their study and training, whilst they undertake their degree at the University and encourage them to be active participants in the University of Canberra.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass), Doctor Degree (By Coursework), Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma, Master Degree (By Coursework)

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $2,500

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $2,500.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be enrolled in an undergraduate or postgraduate coursework degree at the University of Canberra; be recognised as an Elite athlete as determined by the Elite Athlete Friendly University (EAFU) guidelines; provide a 300 word statement outlining how they plan to successfully combine their sporting and study commitments; and provide a letter of support regarding their sporting achievements from their National Sporting Organisation (NSO). The letter must include the scholarship applicant’s performance at the NSO’s most recent benchmark event. Selection will be based on the applicant’s sporting achievements and their academic performance.

 Study Location:  Australia – Australian Capital Territory

 Number Per Year:  2

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Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Department:  Scholarships and Prizes Office

 Contact Phone:  61 1300 301727

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Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of Canberra

 Provider Phone:  61 2 62015111

 Provider Fax:  61 2 62015391

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