R D Arida Bursary
Agriculture, Veterinary and Environmental Sciences, Agriculture, Veterinary and Environmental Sciences/Environmental Sciences, Agriculture, Veterinary and Environmental Sciences/Veterinary Sciences, Architecture, Urban Environment and Building, Behavioural and Cognitive Sciences/Psychology, Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services, Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services/Accounting, Auditing and Accountability, Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services/Business and Management, Economics, Education, Engineering and Technology, Information, Computing and Communication Sciences, Information, Computing and Communication Sciences/Other Information, Computing and Communication Sciences, Language and Culture, Law, Justice and Law Enforcement/Law, Mathematical Sciences/Mathematics, Medical and Health Sciences, Medical and Health Sciences/Dentistry, Medical and Health Sciences/Nursing, Medical and Health Sciences/Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Medical and Health Sciences/Public Health and Health Services, Science - General/Science - General, Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts - General, Studies in Human Society/Social Work, The Arts
The bursary was established in 2003 and is maintained by the income of a bequest by the late Rachid Lahoud Arida (also known as Richard Dominique Arida).
The bursary is open to students who have undertaken no previous study at tertiary level and whose home address is in Charters Towers City or the Shires of Dalrymple, Flinders or Cloncurry. The bursary is awarded on the basis of financial need.
The value of the bursary is dependent on the annual income from the fund and the number of bursaries awarded. As a guide, the value was $6,330 in 2010.