|Value||Eligibility||Open date||Close date|
|Up to $7500||
||29 April 2021||16 June 2021|
This scholarship is valued at:
This scholarship was established in 1995 from the Miss Marion Macaulay Bequest.
a. This Scholarship was established in 1995 to provide assist to students to achieve their educational potential in the area of humanities. The Scholarship will provide financial support to high achieving undergraduate and postgraduate coursework students who are undertaking an approved online program with an exchange partner University or travelling overseas for approved exchange or professional experience.
b. This Scholarship was bequeathed to the University through the Marion Macaulay Bequest.
a. Applicants must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or postgraduate course in the Sydney School of Education and Social Work, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the University of Sydney.
b. Applicants must be:
I. travelling overseas on an approved exchange to be credited towards their degree,
II. travelling overseas for approved professional experience (eg. Internships or practicum) that is to be credited towards their degree, or
III. undertaking an online program with an exchange partner University.
c. Applicants must not hold more than two awards from the bequest from the University of Sydney.
d. Applicants travelling overseas on a short-term professional experience or approved exchange program (up to 3 months) or conducting an online program with an exchange partner University cannot hold another Scholarship for the same purpose.
3. Selection Criteria
a. The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of:
I. academic merit, and
II. a personal statement demonstrating how the scholarship will support their studies.
b. The Scholarship will be awarded by a selection committee consisting of the Dean of Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, or the Head of School of Education and Social Work, or their nominee, and one other academic member of staff within the School.
a. A successful recipient who has applied and is travelling overseas for a short-term professional experience or approved exchange program (up to 3 months) will be awarded up to $3,000.
b. A successful recipient who has applied and is travelling overseas for a long-term professional experience or approved exchange (3 months and above) will be awarded up to $7,500.
c. If a successful recipient who has applied and is travelling overseas for a long-term professional experience or approved exchange (3 months and above) already holds a primary scholarship for the same purpose, the recipient will receive this Scholarship up to a value of $5,000.
d. A successful recipient who is undertaking an online program with an exchange partner University will be awarded up to $1,000.
e. Payment will be made as a one-off payment on receipt of proof of exchange, professional experience or registration for online program.
f. The Scholarship is not deferrable or transferable to another purpose or degree program.
g. The Scholarship will be offered subject to the availability of funds.
h. No other amount is payable.
5. Ongoing eligibility
a. Not applicable.
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. does not undertake the travel overseas for the purpose of the Scholarship in the approved timeframe, or
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.
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.