Theresa Lindsay Hayward Indigenous Social Work Award

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Theresa Lindsay Hayward Indigenous Social Work Award

UGCE1304

Key
High School Leaver
Indigenous Australians
Rural
UAC & EAS
Criteria
Stage
Value
$2,000
1 Scholarship(s) available for 1 year
Residency
Aus Citizen
Opens
31/07/2017
Closes
See below
Outline

The purpose of the award is to support an Indigenous student in the Bachelor of Social Work whilst they complete their third or further year practicum.

Eligibility

To be eligible, applicants must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Be currently enrolled in a full-time UNSW Bachelor of Social Work (single or dual)in their third or fourth year; and
  • Must demonstrate at least one educational disadvantage through an application to the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) Equity Scholarships Scheme.

Previous applicants are eligible to apply

Selection

Candidates will be considered on the basis of the UAC Equity online application.

Each applicant must be experiencing low socio-economic circumstances and will be assessed on their eligibility to demonstrate one or more of the following criteria:

  • Financial hardship
  • Carer responsibilities
  • English language difficulties
  • Sole parent responsibilities
  • Indigenous Australian
  • Long-term medical condition/disability or ongoing effects of abuse
  • Regional or remote disadvantage
  • How to Apply

    Applicants must submit a UAC Undergraduate Equity Scholarship application by Wednesday 12 October, 2018.

    Interviews
    Shortlisted applicants are not required to attend an interview.
    For further information please contact UNSW Scholarships: scholarships@unsw.edu.au