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Australian Scholarships Foundation

Bernie Kilgariff Memorial Scholarship (NT)

Overview / Purpose

This program seeks to assist an Alice Springs Year 12 school leaver with tertiary studies in a medical/health-related field.

The Scholarship provides a one-off payment of $3,000 in the first year of study paid in two installments of $1,500 at the end of each semester provided satisfactory academic progress has been made and study is full-time (four units per semester or equivalent).

Who Can Apply

Eligible students must:
- Be living in Alice Springs.
- Be an Australian citizen or permanent resident.
- Have completed secondary schooling in Alice Springs and Year 12 in 2015 or 2016.
- Be studying the first undergraduate degree full-time at university in a medical or health related field in 2016.

Applicants who are temporarily living and studying interstate because the course is not available at a tertiary institution in the Northern Territory (NT) can also apply.

Assessment Criteria

The main assessment criteria include:
- Applicants Year 12 Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR).
- Reasons for studying in a medical/health related field.
- Career aspirations.
- Community involvement.

Restrictions

The following applicants are ineligible for funding:
- Working for a Commonwealth, State or Northern Territory government - vacation employment during university holidays is permitted.
- An apprentice or trainee
- Working full-time while are studying.
- Have received this Scholarship in the past.

Program ID: 15890
Status
CLOSED  Icon_X.gif

Open Date
03 December, 2016

Closing Date
10 March, 2017

Closing Information
This program is available annually. The next funding round is yet to be announced.

Funding Type
Other

Funding Amount
Min:  N/A  - Max:  $3,000

Matching Contribution?
No

Competitive
Yes

Location
Northern Territory

Region
Regional

Gender
Any

Ages
Youth

Sectors
Education
   Scholarships


Program administrator
Department of Business

Telephone: 08 8935 7706
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