Griffith University & Commonwealth Government are accepting applications in Australia for the Chancellor’s Scholarships. These opportunities are open to the candidates who are an
- Australian Citizen,
- Permanent Resident,
- Permanent Humanitarian Visa Holder,
- New Zealand Citizen
The Chancellor’s The scholarships are for students who have experienced
- financial hardship
- education disadvantage that has impacted on their ability to achieve their full potential.
Griffith University ranks in the top 3% of universities worldwide. The main purpose of Griffith University is to engage in outstanding scholarships that makes a major contribution to society & to produce groundbreaking research.
Applications Deadline: June 30, 2019.
Undergraduate (this includes school leavers and non-school leavers, commencing and continuing students)
Study Subject: All subjects offered by the university.
Chancellor’s Accommodation Scholarship, maximum value $22,000, for a maximum of eight payments
Chancellor’s Education Costs Scholarship, a maximum value of $11,000, for a maximum of eight payments
Kombumerri People Accommodation Scholarship, maximum value $22,000, for a maximum of eight payments
Kombumerri People Education Costs Scholarship, maximum value $11,000, for a maximum of eight payments
Neville Bonner Scholarship, maximum value $2,500, for one trimester
To be eligible, the applicants must be following all the given criteria:
- Eligible Countries: Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident, Permanent Humanitarian Visa Holder or New Zealand Citizen are eligible to apply.
- Entrance Requirements: To be eligible you must:
- be a domestic undergraduate student (this includes school leavers and non-school leavers, commencing and continuing students)
- Demonstrate a financial disadvantage by either: being in receipt of a means-tested Commonwealth income support payment; or a comprehensive assessment by the University.
- Not yet have completed the requirements for an Australian Bachelor award unless such an award is a pre-requisite to their undergraduate program of enrolment and there is no alternate pathway into that program.
To be considered for this application you must complete the following sections within the application:
- Secondary education history (commencing students)
- Program (continuing students)
- Income and expenditure
The assessment is made on the basis of an assessment in accordance with the following 5 categories:
- Financial hardship
- Home environment and responsibilities
- English language difficulty
- Personal illness and disability
- Educational disruption.
How to Apply: To apply for the opportunity , the applicants must submit an online application through the given link: https://www.griffith.edu.au/scholarships/before-you-applyScholarship Link