Francis Carroll Scholarship
Opens 1 Aug 2022 08:00 AM (AEST)
Deadline 1 Mar 2023 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 more details on the Discounted accommodation offer at ACU Living and Learning Communities).

 

Student type

Future, Commencing or Current Students

 

Eligibility

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

 

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.
  • Letter of recommendation (academic)

 

Selection criteria

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

  • Written statement
  • Academic merit
  • Community service
  • Letter of recommendation

 

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. This should be submitted to the ACU Scholarships Office no later than 1 October in the year the scholarship is awarded.

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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 more details on the Discounted accommodation offer at ACU Living and Learning Communities).

 

Student type

Future, Commencing or Current Students

 

Eligibility

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

 

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.
  • Letter of recommendation (academic)

 

Selection criteria

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

  • Written statement
  • Academic merit
  • Community service
  • Letter of recommendation

 

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. This should be submitted to the ACU Scholarships Office no later than 1 October in the year the scholarship is awarded.

Value

$2,500

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

Categories
Merit