2020 Department of Justice Disability Scholarships

Monday, December 2nd, 2019

2020 Department of Justice and Community Safety Disability Scholarships Program

Are you a person with a disability who is studying a justice related course such as Law, Criminology, Social Work, Psychology, Paralegal or other justice related course?

The Department of Justice and Community Safety (Victorian Government) is offering Scholarship opportunities for students with a disability in 2020.

*Click here for a flyer about this program.

 

Diversity Scholarship 2020

Friday, October 18th, 2019

Department of Treasury & Finance – Diversity Scholarship 2020

The Department of Treasury and Finance has recently launched the Diversity Scholarship 2020!
This exciting new scholarship supports a talented member of the community from a diverse background to undertake tertiary study in the 2020 academic year. The recipient of this Scholarship will receive both financial (up to $30,000) and non-financial support, which includes an opportunity to participate in a work placement at the Department of Treasury and Finance.
It’s open to students studying during 2020 in one of the following fields:
  • Economics;
  • Engineering;
  • Science;
  • Technology;
  • Mathematics (Data Analytics and Statistics);
  • Business;
  • Finance;
  • Accounting; or
  • Public Policy or Political Studies.
The Scholarship is open to all individuals from diverse backgrounds including, but not limited to: someone who identifies as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander; someone with a disability or who cares for a person with a disability; someone from a disadvantaged or low socio-economic background; someone from a multicultural or refugee background; or someone who identifies as LGBTIQ.
Please visit the Department of Treasury and Finance website https://www.dtf.vic.gov.au/careers/diversity-scholarship for more information and to apply.
If you have any questions, please contact the DTF Scholarship Officer Natalie Fakalogotoa on 03 7005 8829 or People.Culture@dtf.vic.gov.au.

CareerFitter’s 17th Annual Scholarship

Thursday, October 10th, 2019

International Students Can Apply by 31 January 2020

CareerFitter have been offering scholarships every year since 2003; and have been providing online career tests and research since 1998. You can see more about their scholarship and what they do here: https://www.careerfitter.com/scholarship

Eligibility

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited US college or university for the semester, they are applying to receive the scholarship
  • Applicants must have a GPA average above 2.4
  • Applicants are not required to have a specific major
  • Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply
  • Students attending online universities are welcome to apply

*This year CareerFitter’s doubled their scholarship from $500 to $1000 and the deadline for 2020 is January 31

Dr Bomi Joseph Scholarship

Wednesday, October 9th, 2019

Dr. Bomi Joseph Post-Secondary Scholarship Program

The Dr. Joseph Bomi Program consists of one scholarship which will be awarded to the applicant that, in addition to meeting the eligibility criteria, writes the most compelling essay based on the essay guidelines. The total monetary value of the scholarship is $1,500 USD, and the deadline for submissions is November 29, 2019.

Eligibility

To be eligible, applicants must be enrolled in their first year of study in a medical/healthcare program at an accredited college or university. Applicants from all over the world are eligible to apply.

All applicants must submit proof of acceptance or enrolment. Failure to provide adequate documentation will result in disqualification.

Only successful applicants of the Dr. Bomi Joseph Scholarship Program will be contacted. The scholarship payment will be made directly to the student to be used toward tuition and education-related expenses.

Scholarship Application Requirements

Interested applicants need to complete the requirements and follow the instructions below on how to enter:

Applicants must write an essay of 500 words explaining the following:

  • Your background
  • What makes you interested in pursuing a career in the medical/healthcare field
  • How you can make a difference in the field
  • How you plan to give back to the community after graduation
  • Why you deserve this opportunity
  • How you will use the scholarship fund

Complete the required fields and submit your essay using the form found at http://www.drbomijosephscholarships.com/dr-bomi-joseph-apply/

Equity Scholarships at Monash

Wednesday, September 11th, 2019

What Are Equity Scholarships?

Equity scholarships recognise groups experiencing disadvantage and the impact it can have on their educational progress. Monash awards equity scholarships to students who come from one or more of our defined equity or personal disadvantage groups:

  • Indigenous Australian descent
  • recent refugees
  • experiencing difficult circumstances
  • have a low income
  • from regional and remote areas
  • having a disability or long term medical condition
  • attended an under-represented school.

Go to this search page for a comprehensive list of Equity Scholarships for different faculties.

Merit and equity

Merit and equity scholarships help high achievers succeed despite disadvantage.

Monash offers many different types of coursework scholarships such as honours, postgraduate, sport, research and international scholarships.

Check out the information relevant to you:

Scholarships and Grants Available for 2019

All offers are subject to scholarship terms and conditions and require you to meet eligibility criteria and enrol in a relevant course at a Monash University campus in Australia.

Graduate Research Scholarships

For Graduate Research Scholarships (including Monash Equity Scholarship) see this web page .

Monash Support Scholarships

Monash Support Scholarships are provided to current and commencing students whose educational achievements may have been masked by their personal circumstances. The scholarship is awarded based on need – there is no specific ATAR requirement.

You may be eligible if you are a low income earner and intending to study an undergraduate or graduate degree at Monash. Find out more at this web page.