Amount

$500
Maximum of $500. Higher awards may be considered in exceptional circumstances.

Opening date

Closing date

Status

Open

Who is it for?

Future undergraduates, 1st year undergraduates, 2nd year undergraduates, 3rd year undergraduates, Honours, Postgraduate coursework, Australian Citizen, International Student

Where is it available?

Albury-Wodonga

How is it paid?

Payments are made early in Semester 1 and Semester 2.

Background

The Albury-Wodonga Student Materials Bursary emanates from a local campaign to establish a Bursary fund to support regional students and assist them in meeting their educational goals.

Monies for the fund have been generously contributed by Albury-Wodonga businesses, community groups, individuals and La Trobe staff.

Are you eligible to apply?

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, applicants must:

  1. Be enrolled at the Albury-Wodonga campus (full or part time)
  2. Be able to demonstrate barriers to accessing higher education
  3. Be able to demonstrate academic potential
  4. Be able to demonstrate engaged citizenship within La Trobe University. This may include scholarly achievement, demonstrated leadership, community service contribution or similar
  5. Have not received a Scholarship or Bursary in the same year of application

NB: Supporting documentation will be required for items (3) and (4) above. For more information regarding supplying supporting documentation, please click here


Recipients of the scholarship shall be selected by the University based on their:

  • personal statement which addresses the eligibility criteria
  • evidence of financial and educational disadvantage through supplied documentation

How to apply

The Albury Wodonga Student Materials Bursaries are offered twice a year. Applications close the first Sunday of Semester 1 and Semester 2.

Please complete the online application form.

Who to contact for further information

Executive Officer (Albury Wodonga), hoc.aw@latrobe.edu.au