|Value||Eligibility||Open date||Close date|
|Up to $7,000||
||15 December 2022||19 January 2023|
This scholarship is valued at $7,000 for a semester-long exchange and $,3500 for a short-term mobility program and is tenable for one semester.
This Scholarship has been established to allow students that are experiencing financial hardship to participate in an approved exchange and/or short-term mobility programs.
This Scholarship has been funded by a bequest made in 1973 by Mrs Linda Currey in memory of her husband, Charles Herbert Currey, MA LLD.
a. This Scholarship has been established to allow students that are experiencing financial hardship to participate in an approved exchange and/or short-term mobility programs.
b. This Scholarship has been funded by a bequest made in 1973 by Mrs Linda Currey in memory of her husband, Charles Herbert Currey, MA LLD.
a. Applicants must be currently enrolled to study in an undergraduate degree within the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the University of Sydney.
b. Applicants must be intending to apply or have applied for a University of Sydney Exchange program or short-term mobility program.
c. Applicants must be intending to commence the approved exchange or short-term mobility program within the calendar year of the scholarship application closing date.
d. Applicants must demonstrate financial hardship based on one or more of the below:
I. identify as an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Island person as defined in the University of Sydney’s Confirmation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Identity Policy 2015,
II. low socio-economic status,
III. carer responsibilities,
IV. long-term medical condition/disability (including ongoing effects of abuse),
V. sole-parent responsibilities,
VI. regional or remote disadvantage,
VII. refugee status,
VIII. identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex or queer (LGBTIQ+), and/or
IX. first in family.
3. Selection Criteria
a. The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of:
I. academic merit, and
II. a personal statement that demonstrates:
a) their financial hardship, and
b) how the scholarship will allow them to participate in an approved exchange or short-term mobility program.
b. The Scholarship will be awarded by a selection committee consisting of the:
I. Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs or their nominated delegate, and
II. at least two academic staff from the Undergraduate Programs Committee
a. The Scholarship is valued at $7,000 for a semester long exchange and $3,500 for a short-term mobility program.
b. The Scholarship value will be paid as a one-off payment on receipt of the Scholarship Acceptance Form and evidence of being approved for a University of Sydney exchange program or short-term mobility program.
c. Deferral and/or suspension of the Scholarship is not permitted without the prior permission of the Dean, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.
d. The scholarship is not transferable to school, faculty or university.
e. The Scholarship will be offered subject to the availability of funds.
f. No other amount is payable.
a. The Scholarship will be terminated if the recipient:
I. withdraws from an eligible course or fails to enrol,
II. does not go on the approved Exchange Program or short-term mobility program,
III. does not commence the approved exchange or short-term mobility program within the calendar year of the scholarship application closing date,
IV. does not maintain satisfactory academic performance,
V. 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
VI. does not resume study at the end of a period of approved leave.
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.