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No application is required. All eligible candidates will be considered automatically. The successful candidates will be advised via email by end of February.
The scholarship is valued at $2500 per annum and is tenable for one year.
Established in 1989 in memory of Dr Brian G Davey, a senior lecturer in soil science in the former Faculty of Agriculture and Environment, this scholarship is awarded to the most proficient student undertaking an honours program in soil science or specialising in soil science.
a. Established in 1989 in memory of Dr Brian G Davey, a senior lecturer in Soil Science in the former Faculty of Agriculture and Environment, this Scholarship is awarded to the most proficient student undertaking an honours program in Soil Science or specialising in Soil Science.
a. The Scholarship is offered subject to the applicant having completed either:
I. their third year of the Bachelor of Science in Agriculture and be progressing to their fourth year with a specialisation in soil science,
II. their third year of the Bachelor of Environmental Systems and be progressing to the Bachelor of Environmental Systems (Honours) in soil science,
III. their third year of the Bachelor of Science and be progressing to the Bachelor of Science (Honours) in soil science, or
IV. their third year of the Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Advanced Studies (Agriculture) and be progressing to their fourth year with a major in Soil Science and Hydrology.
a. The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit.
b. The Scholarship will be awarded by the Dean of the Faculty of Science, or their nominated delegate.
a. The Scholarship is valued at $2,500 per annum and is tenable for one year.
b. The Scholarship annual value will be paid in two equal instalments after the census date of each semester.
c. Deferral of the Scholarship is not permitted without the prior permission of the Dean of the Faculty of Science, and it is not transferable to another University school, faculty or university.
d. The Scholarship will be offered subject to the availability of funds.
e. No other amount is payable.
a. To continue receipt of the Scholarship, the recipient must maintain a minimum Semester Average Mark (SAM) of 65 each semester.
b. Recipients must remain enrolled in one of the eligible degree programs full-time unless prior approval is sought to study part-time, due to extenuating circumstances such as a medical condition that limits the recipient's capacity to study full-time.
c. Recipients undertaking an exchange during the tenure of this Scholarship are required to have achieved a Satisfied Requirements grade (SR) to receive their next payment.
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 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,
V. does not resume study at the end of a period of approved leave, or
VI. 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.