Francis Carroll Scholarship
Opens 6 Aug 2021 08:00 AM (AEST)
Deadline 6 Mar 2022 11:59 PM (AEDT)
$2,500
Description

About this scholarship

Established by public appeal in 2006, in honour of Archbishop Francis Carroll's contribution to the Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn, on the occasion of his retirement as Archbishop.

 

Scholarship type

Merit

 

Value

  • The scholarship is valued at $2,500, to be paid in one lump sum.
  • There is one scholarship available.
  • Discounted accommodation offer, of up to $20 per week or $1400 per annum, (subject to availability, see the Discounted accommodation offer section below for further information).

 

Student type

Future Students and Current Students

 

Eligibility

 

Application process

Please provide the following as part of the application:

  • A written statement of approximately 100 words outlining: 
    • why you have chosen to undertake your degree, and 
    • what you hope to achieve with it in the future.
  • Evidence of academic merit from your most recent studies (applies to future students only)
    • ATAR or equivalent; or
    • academic transcript (including GPA)
  • Evidence of your contribution to, and/or leadership in, community service
  • Evidence of relocation, including:
    • Proof of residence in rural/regional area of the Archdiocese of Canberra/Goulburn or the Diocese of Wagga Wagga
    • Proof of new residential address.
  • Written reference (academic)

 

Selection criteria

Applications are assessed based on the strength of the following criteria:

  • Written statement
  • Academic merit
  • Community service
  • Written reference

 

Selection process

Applicants will be selected by the Scholarships Office.

 

Other

Recipients will be requested to submit an impact statement for the donor explaining how the Scholarship has assisted them. The letter should be submitted to the Scholarships Office no later than 1 October in the year the scholarship is awarded.


Other Discounted accommodation offer

ACU Living and Learning Communities has student accommodation options located in each state where we have a campus. 

Living in student accommodation is a great way to get the most of your university experience. In our accommodation, you’ll have access to unique sporting, leadership, spiritual and community engagement opportunities. 

ACU understands that moving from a rural, regional or remote area to one of our campuses could be quite daunting. We want to assist the recipient of this scholarship with a discounted accommodation option in Canberra. We are offering a private room in a managed residential house at $20 off per week which adds up to a saving of $1400 over the year. 

For more information, please contact our team at the ACU Rental Advisory Service at rental.advisory@acu.edu.au

Apply

Francis Carroll Scholarship


About this scholarship

Established by public appeal in 2006, in honour of Archbishop Francis Carroll's contribution to the Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn, on the occasion of his retirement as Archbishop.

 

Scholarship type

Merit

 

Value

  • The scholarship is valued at $2,500, to be paid in one lump sum.
  • There is one scholarship available.
  • Discounted accommodation offer, of up to $20 per week or $1400 per annum, (subject to availability, see the Discounted accommodation offer section below for further information).

 

Student type

Future Students and Current Students

 

Eligibility

 

Application process

Please provide the following as part of the application:

  • A written statement of approximately 100 words outlining: 
    • why you have chosen to undertake your degree, and 
    • what you hope to achieve with it in the future.
  • Evidence of academic merit from your most recent studies (applies to future students only)
    • ATAR or equivalent; or
    • academic transcript (including GPA)
  • Evidence of your contribution to, and/or leadership in, community service
  • Evidence of relocation, including:
    • Proof of residence in rural/regional area of the Archdiocese of Canberra/Goulburn or the Diocese of Wagga Wagga
    • Proof of new residential address.
  • Written reference (academic)

 

Selection criteria

Applications are assessed based on the strength of the following criteria:

  • Written statement
  • Academic merit
  • Community service
  • Written reference

 

Selection process

Applicants will be selected by the Scholarships Office.

 

Other

Recipients will be requested to submit an impact statement for the donor explaining how the Scholarship has assisted them. The letter should be submitted to the Scholarships Office no later than 1 October in the year the scholarship is awarded.


Other Discounted accommodation offer

ACU Living and Learning Communities has student accommodation options located in each state where we have a campus. 

Living in student accommodation is a great way to get the most of your university experience. In our accommodation, you’ll have access to unique sporting, leadership, spiritual and community engagement opportunities. 

ACU understands that moving from a rural, regional or remote area to one of our campuses could be quite daunting. We want to assist the recipient of this scholarship with a discounted accommodation option in Canberra. We are offering a private room in a managed residential house at $20 off per week which adds up to a saving of $1400 over the year. 

For more information, please contact our team at the ACU Rental Advisory Service at rental.advisory@acu.edu.au

Value

$2,500

Apply
Opens
6 Aug 2021 08:00 AM (AEST)
Deadline
6 Mar 2022 11:59 PM (AEDT)

Categories
Merit