ACU Nutrition Science Honours Scholarships
Opens 19 Sep 2022 08:00 AM (AEST)
Deadline 15 Dec 2022 11:59 PM (AEDT)
$10,000
Description

Applications are closed - please check again at a later date, as scholarship and application details are confirmed on an ongoing basis.


About this scholarship

The ACU Nutrition Science Honours Scholarships are for students and alumni who plan to study an honours program at ACU after completing their bachelor's degree. The scholarships support students as they learn research skills from some of ACU’s most accomplished researchers. 


Scholarship type

Merit


Value

  • This scholarship is valued at up to $10,000, to be paid in instalments of $6,000 in Semester 1 and $4,000 in Semester 2. A pro-rata (partial) payment is calculated for part-time enrolment.
  • Recipients of this scholarship who complete their honours year and receive a first-class honours degree will be prioritised for an HDR stipend (valued at approximately $29,863 per annum). They will need to be admitted to, and enrolled in, an ACU Higher Degree by Research (HDR) course in 2024.


Student type

Alumni

Future, Commencing, or Current Students


Eligibility

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

  • Study load: full-time or part-time
  • Course: will apply or have applied to study Bachelor of Nutrition Science (Honours) in Semester 1, 2023 (must be admitted and enrolled by 12 March 2023)
  • Year level: completed or due to complete the final year of a relevant undergraduate degree


Application process

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

  1. Contact an eligible supervisor to discuss one of the project topics listed here.
  2. Obtain their proposed supervisor’s endorsement of their application form (using this template).
  3. Submit the above-completed form using the 'Apply' button on this page.

If you completed your bachelor’s degree outside ACU, you would also need to upload a copy of your transcript.


Selection criteria

Applications are assessed on the strength of the following criteria: 

  • Undergraduate GPA
  • Relevance of the undergraduate degree

Selection process

The recipients will be selected by the Scholarship Office in consultation with the Deputy Provost and Dean of Graduate Research. 


Ongoing requirements

To remain eligible for scholarship payments, recipients are required to maintain: 

  • Enrolment in the same course under which the scholarship was received.
  • Minimum Pass grade for all units in which they were enrolled in the previous study period.


Disclaimer

Recipients of the honours scholarship fund shall have vested right in the award of the scholarship and shall not suffer any disadvantage should they change supervisor, or the proposed supervisor becomes unavailable, or the project does not go ahead, provided that the recipients meet the minimum academic criteria set forth in the award to maintain the scholarship and that they do not commit any misconduct in violation of ACU’s policy on students.

ACU Nutrition Science Honours Scholarships


Applications are closed - please check again at a later date, as scholarship and application details are confirmed on an ongoing basis.


About this scholarship

The ACU Nutrition Science Honours Scholarships are for students and alumni who plan to study an honours program at ACU after completing their bachelor's degree. The scholarships support students as they learn research skills from some of ACU’s most accomplished researchers. 


Scholarship type

Merit


Value

  • This scholarship is valued at up to $10,000, to be paid in instalments of $6,000 in Semester 1 and $4,000 in Semester 2. A pro-rata (partial) payment is calculated for part-time enrolment.
  • Recipients of this scholarship who complete their honours year and receive a first-class honours degree will be prioritised for an HDR stipend (valued at approximately $29,863 per annum). They will need to be admitted to, and enrolled in, an ACU Higher Degree by Research (HDR) course in 2024.


Student type

Alumni

Future, Commencing, or Current Students


Eligibility

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

  • Study load: full-time or part-time
  • Course: will apply or have applied to study Bachelor of Nutrition Science (Honours) in Semester 1, 2023 (must be admitted and enrolled by 12 March 2023)
  • Year level: completed or due to complete the final year of a relevant undergraduate degree


Application process

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

  1. Contact an eligible supervisor to discuss one of the project topics listed here.
  2. Obtain their proposed supervisor’s endorsement of their application form (using this template).
  3. Submit the above-completed form using the 'Apply' button on this page.

If you completed your bachelor’s degree outside ACU, you would also need to upload a copy of your transcript.


Selection criteria

Applications are assessed on the strength of the following criteria: 

  • Undergraduate GPA
  • Relevance of the undergraduate degree

Selection process

The recipients will be selected by the Scholarship Office in consultation with the Deputy Provost and Dean of Graduate Research. 


Ongoing requirements

To remain eligible for scholarship payments, recipients are required to maintain: 

  • Enrolment in the same course under which the scholarship was received.
  • Minimum Pass grade for all units in which they were enrolled in the previous study period.


Disclaimer

Recipients of the honours scholarship fund shall have vested right in the award of the scholarship and shall not suffer any disadvantage should they change supervisor, or the proposed supervisor becomes unavailable, or the project does not go ahead, provided that the recipients meet the minimum academic criteria set forth in the award to maintain the scholarship and that they do not commit any misconduct in violation of ACU’s policy on students.

Value

$10,000

Opens
19 Sep 2022 08:00 AM (AEST)
Deadline
15 Dec 2022 11:59 PM (AEDT)

Categories
Merit