ACU Accommodation Scholarship
Opens 1 Aug 2022 08:00 AM (AEST)
Deadline 1 Mar 2023 11:59 PM (AEDT)
Accommodation
Description

About this scholarship

This accommodation scholarship supports access to higher education for students undertaking undergraduate programs at ACU’s Ballarat, Canberra or any NSW-based campuses.  

 

Scholarship type

Equity

 

Value

  • This scholarship provides a 20% reduction in accommodation fees, paid towards a two-semester or 12-month rental agreement in the property and room type of your choice.  
    • Ballarat Campus: The award is paid towards a two-semester or 12-month rental agreement in the property and room type of your choice. There are 5 scholarships available.
    • Canberra Campus: The award is paid towards the fees of a standard studio room on a 12-month agreement. There are 5 scholarships available. 
    • NSW-based campus: The award is paid towards a National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS) studio or premium studio, or multi-share apartment. There are a total of 10 scholarships available. 


Student type

Future, Commencing or Current Students
  

Eligibility

This scholarship is open to applicants who meet all of the following criteria:

  • Commencing ACU course in Semester 1, 2023 or prior 
  • Course: any ACU undergraduate degree   
  • Citizenship: domestic 
  • Campus: Ballarat, Canberra, North Sydney, Strathfield or Blacktown 
  • Overcome hardships or barriers to accessing higher education 


Application process

Applicants will be required to provide the following as part of the application:

  • A written statement of approximately 200 words outlining: 
    • any hardships or barriers* you have had to overcome to access higher education. 
    • how receiving this scholarship will assist you.  
  • Evidence to support the hardship/s outlined in your written statement. This may include but is not limited to: Centrelink or bank statements, letter from a medical professional, or a statutory declaration.   
  • (if relevant) Evidence of your regional, rural or remote address. 

 * Hardships or barriers may include but are not limited to financial disadvantage, single parent background, ongoing medical conditions, non-English speaking background, first in family to attend university, social, cultural disadvantage or adjusting to life in Australia as a refugee.  


Selection criteria

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

  • Written statement 
  • Preference will be given to applicants who have relocated from a regional, rural or remote location 

 

Selection process

The recipients will be selected by the ACU Scholarships Office 

 

Ongoing requirements

To remain eligible for this scholarship, recipients are required to maintain the following: 

  • Minimum Pass grade for at least two-thirds of credit points in which they were enrolled in the previous study period 
  • Enrolment at the same campus under which the scholarship is awarded.        
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ACU Accommodation Scholarship


About this scholarship

This accommodation scholarship supports access to higher education for students undertaking undergraduate programs at ACU’s Ballarat, Canberra or any NSW-based campuses.  

 

Scholarship type

Equity

 

Value

  • This scholarship provides a 20% reduction in accommodation fees, paid towards a two-semester or 12-month rental agreement in the property and room type of your choice.  
    • Ballarat Campus: The award is paid towards a two-semester or 12-month rental agreement in the property and room type of your choice. There are 5 scholarships available.
    • Canberra Campus: The award is paid towards the fees of a standard studio room on a 12-month agreement. There are 5 scholarships available. 
    • NSW-based campus: The award is paid towards a National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS) studio or premium studio, or multi-share apartment. There are a total of 10 scholarships available. 


Student type

Future, Commencing or Current Students
  

Eligibility

This scholarship is open to applicants who meet all of the following criteria:

  • Commencing ACU course in Semester 1, 2023 or prior 
  • Course: any ACU undergraduate degree   
  • Citizenship: domestic 
  • Campus: Ballarat, Canberra, North Sydney, Strathfield or Blacktown 
  • Overcome hardships or barriers to accessing higher education 


Application process

Applicants will be required to provide the following as part of the application:

  • A written statement of approximately 200 words outlining: 
    • any hardships or barriers* you have had to overcome to access higher education. 
    • how receiving this scholarship will assist you.  
  • Evidence to support the hardship/s outlined in your written statement. This may include but is not limited to: Centrelink or bank statements, letter from a medical professional, or a statutory declaration.   
  • (if relevant) Evidence of your regional, rural or remote address. 

 * Hardships or barriers may include but are not limited to financial disadvantage, single parent background, ongoing medical conditions, non-English speaking background, first in family to attend university, social, cultural disadvantage or adjusting to life in Australia as a refugee.  


Selection criteria

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

  • Written statement 
  • Preference will be given to applicants who have relocated from a regional, rural or remote location 

 

Selection process

The recipients will be selected by the ACU Scholarships Office 

 

Ongoing requirements

To remain eligible for this scholarship, recipients are required to maintain the following: 

  • Minimum Pass grade for at least two-thirds of credit points in which they were enrolled in the previous study period 
  • Enrolment at the same campus under which the scholarship is awarded.        
Value

Accommodation

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Opens
1 Aug 2022 08:00 AM (AEST)
Deadline
1 Mar 2023 11:59 PM (AEDT)

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