|$7,000 p.a. (up to 1 year)
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This scholarship is valued at $7,000 and is tenable for one year.
Established in 2023 in memory of Edward Deas Thomas, this scholarship is awarded to the most proficient student undertaking an honour program in Physics at the University of Sydney.
Established in 2023 in memory of Edward Deas Thomas, this scholarship is awarded to the most proficient student undertaking an honour program Physics at the University of Sydney.
a. The Scholarship is offered subject to the applicant having an unconditional offer of admission in full time in an Honours program in Physics with the School of Physics at the University of Sydney.
3. Selection Criteria
a. The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of:
I. academic merit (transcripts), and
II. a personal statement that demonstrates interest in Physics
b. The Scholarship will be awarded by the Head of School of Physics, or their nominated delegates.
a. The Scholarship is valued at $7000 per annum and is tenable for 1 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 Head of School of Physics, and it is not transferable to another University school, faculty or university without prior approval.
d. The Scholarship will be offered subject to the availability of funds.
e. No other amount is payable.
5. Ongoing eligibility
a. To continue receipt of the Scholarship, the recipient must meet the requirements of the Honours programs.
b. If recipients enrol part-time in their degree, they must seek prior approval to hold the scholarship on a part-time basis. The payments may be paid on a pro-rata basis.
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
V. accepts an alternative scholarship, administered by the University of Sydney, valued at $6,000 per annum or more such as the University of Sydney Honours Scholarship, 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.