John F Slowey Memorial Scholarship
About this scholarship
Established in 1995 to commemorate the life of Monsignor John F Slowey, whose leadership and vision contributed to the survival and development of Catholic education in New South Wales.
- The scholarship is valued at $4,000, to be paid in one lump sum.
- There is one scholarship available
- Discounted accommodation fees valued at $5,000, in ACU's Miguel Cordero Residence, Camperdown (subject to availability, see the Discounted accommodation offer section below for further information).
This scholarship is open to current ACU students who meet all of the following criteria:
- Course: any ACU undergraduate degree
- Campus: Strathfield, North Sydney or Blacktown
Applicants will be required to provide the following as part of the application:
- A written statement of approximately 100 words outlining:
- the hardship or barriers you have faced in accessing higher education
- how your degree will help change your future.
Applications are assessed based on the strength of the written statement
The recipients will be selected by the Scholarships Office.
Recipients will be requested to submit an impact statement for the donor explaining how the scholarship has assisted you. The letter should be submitted to the Scholarships Office no later than 1 October in the year that the scholarship was awarded.
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 this scholarship recipient with a discounted accommodation option. In Sydney, we are offering one of our NRAS Studio apartments with a $5000 discount on a 12-month agreement. Click here for more information about this accommodation offer.