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The Fauvette Loureiro Memorial Scholarship - SCA Student Travel

A Sydney College of the Arts scholarship
$10,000 scholarship to support Sydney College of the Arts students undertaking a travel program relevant to their studies.

Highlights

Value Eligibility Open date Close date
Up to $10,000
  • Undergraduate or postgraduate SCA student
  • Accepted into an approved travel program¬†
TBC TBC

How to apply

Apply here. 

Benefits

This scholarship has a maximum value of $10,000.

Who's eligible

You must:

  • be enrolled in an undergraduate or postgraduate degree at the Sydney College of the Arts at the University of Sydney
  • not be approved for a University of Sydney travel program in your home country (International applicants only)
  • have been accepted into one of the below approved travel programs:
    • University of Sydney Exchange Program
    • residency program within Australia
    • overseas field work (HDR students only)
    • travel within Australia or internationally to participate or present at significant exhibitions, conferences, workshops, film festivals, film or screen arts masterclasses, internships, or attachments and/or events.

Background

This Scholarship was established from the estate of Renee Fauvette Erdos in 1997, in memory of her mother, Fauvette Loureiro. 

The purpose of the scholarship is to support students of the Sydney College of Arts undertaking an approved exchange or other approved travel relevant to their studies.

1. Background

a. This Scholarship was established from the estate of Renee Fauvette Erdos in 1997, in memory of her mother, Fauvette Loureiro.

b. The purpose of the scholarship is to support students at the Sydney College of Arts undertaking an approved exchange or other approved travel relevant to their studies.

2. Eligibility

a. This Scholarship is offered subject to applicants being currently enrolled in an undergraduate or postgraduate degree at the Sydney College of the Arts at the University of Sydney.

b. Applicants must have been accepted into one of the below approved travel programs:

I. University of Sydney Exchange Program,

II. Residency Program within Australia,

III. Overseas field work (HDR students only), or

IV. travel within Australia or internationally to participate or present at significant exhibitions, conferences, workshops, film festivals, film or screen arts masterclasses, internships, or attachments and/or events.

c. The approved travel program for international applicants must not be in their home country.

3. Selection Criteria

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

I. academic merit,

II. a personal statement demonstrating the relevance of travel to their studies, and

III. a detailed budget.

b. The Scholarship will be awarded by the Director of the Sydney College of the Arts (SCA), or their nominated delegate and at least two other SCA academics.

4. Value

a. The Scholarship will have a maximum value of $10,000.

b. The exact value of the Scholarship will be outlined in the successful recipient(s) Scholarship Offer Letter.

c. The Scholarship value will be paid as a one-off payment on receipt of Scholarship Acceptance Form.

d. Deferral of the Scholarship is not permitted without the prior permission of the Scholarships and Prizes Committee of the Sydney College of the Arts.

e. The Scholarship cannot be transferred to another University school, faculty or university.

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

g. No other amount is payable.

5. Termination

a. The Scholarship will be terminated if the recipient:

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

II. does not undertake the approved University of Sydney travel program,

III. does not maintain satisfactory academic performance,

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. 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.