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Australian Catholic University (ACU)

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    Gill Family Scholarship

    Key details

    Number Offered

    About this scholarship

    About this scholarship

    Established in 2014, the Gill Family Scholarship is intended to financially assist students from low socio-economic backgrounds.

    Application dates

    • Open: Monday, 28 May 2018
    • Close: Monday, 6 August 2018

    Scholarship type



    • The scholarship is valued at $2,500, to be paid in one lump sum.
    • There is one scholarship available.

    Student type



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

    • Citizenship: domestic students
    • Campus: Melbourne or Ballarat
    • Course: enrolled in a Nursing or Midwifery degree

    Application process

    The following documents must be submitted with the application:

    • A written statement of approximately 200 words outlining:
      • how the Scholarship could financially support you and your studies
      • how your intended degree would potentially benefit future career aspirations
    • Evidence of your contribution to community service and social justice
    • Evidence of financial need
    • Academic transcript (current)
    • Resume

    Selection criteria

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

    • Written statement
    • Contribution to community service and social justice
    • Financial need

    Selection process

    Applications will be shortlisted by the Scholarships Office and a recipient selected by a selection committee comprised of the donor and a representative of the School of Nursing and Midwifery.

    Applications close on 6 August 2018


    • Female
    • Male