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The Fauvette Loureiro Memorial Scholarship - SCA 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 approved University of Sydney travel program 
20 May 2021 16 June 2021

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 University of Sydney travel programs:
    • exchange program
    • residency program within Australia
    • overseas field work (PhD students only)
    • travel within Australia to attend significant exhibitions openings, conferences, workshops and/or events as a participant or presenter

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 of the Sydney College of Arts undertaking an approved exchange or other approved travel relevant to their studies.

2. Eligibility

a. Applicants must be 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 University of Sydney travel programs:

I. Exchange Program,

II. Residency Program within Australia,

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

IV. Travel within Australia to attend significant exhibitions openings, conferences, workshops and/or events as a participant or presenter.

c. The approved 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 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 and it is not transferable to another University school, faculty or university.

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

f. No other amount is payable.

5. Ongoing eligibility

a. None apply.

6. 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.