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Westbrook and Jessie Anstice International Travel Scholarship

A scholarship for coursework and honours students
This scholarship supports coursework and honours students at the University of Sydney Business School to attend an international seminar or conference.

Highlights

Value Eligibility Open date Close date
Up to $5000
  • Domestic or international student
  • Enrolled in coursework studies at the University of Sydney Business School
TBC TBC

How to apply

Apply here.

Benefits

This scholarship is valued up to $5000 to assist with travelling expenses to an international seminar or conference in the year of award.

The scholarship may be shared.

Who's eligible

You must:

  • be enrolled in a full-time coursework degree, including honours programs, within the University of Sydney Business School.

Note: The nominated seminar or conference cannot be a component of your degree or a University of Sydney exchange program.

Background

This scholarship was established in 2009 from a joint donation by alumnus David Westbrook Anstice and the University of Sydney Business School.

1. Background

a. This Scholarship was established in 2009 to encourage students to advance learning of their own initiative in the fields of international business, innovation and entrepreneurship via international seminars and conferences as a potential career path.

b. This Scholarship has been jointly donated from alumnus David Westbrook Anstice and the University of Sydney Business School.

2. Eligibility

a. This Scholarship is open to both domestic and international students.

b. Applicants must be enrolled in a full-time coursework degree, including honours, under the administration of the University of Sydney Business School.

c. The nominated seminar or conference cannot be deemed as a component of study within the applicant’s degree or the University of Sydney International Exchange session.

d. Applicants enrolled in a postgraduate research degree are not eligible to apply.

3. Selection Criteria

a. The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of:

I. academic merit, and

II. a personal statement.

b. The Scholarship will be awarded by a representative of the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Group, or their nominated delegates, and the Dean of the University of Sydney Business School, or their nominated delegates.

4. Value

a. The Scholarship is valued up to $5,000 to assist with travelling expenses to an international seminar or conference in the year of award. This Scholarship may be shared.

b. Deferral of the Scholarship is not permitted, and it is not transferable to another University school, faculty or university.

c. The Scholarship will be offered subject to the availability of funds.

d. No other amount is payable.

5. Ongoing eligibility

a. The Recipient must be able to provide details on their return of their attendance at the seminar or conference.

6. Termination

a. The Scholarship will be terminated if the recipient:

I. withdraws from an eligible course or fails to enrol,

II. commences part-time study without prior approval,

III. fails to provide the evidence as required in point 5.a.,

IV. is determined by the University to be guilty of serious misconduct, including, but not limited to, having provided false or misleading information as part of their Scholarship application, or

V. any other provision as indicated in these terms that would lead to termination.

b. Once the Scholarship has been terminated, it will not be reinstated unless due to University error.

c. Where a student is found guilty of serious misconduct or the Scholarship is terminated under any instance in the Termination Clause of these terms and conditions, the University reserves the right to request that any Scholarship funds paid to the Scholarship recipient be reimbursed.

7. Other

a. The Recipient will be invited to submit a report on the benefits of the conference / seminar for the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Group (IERG). It is envisioned that these reports may be used as a reference for future applicants.