Eleanor and Joseph Wertheim Scholarship
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 Eleanor and Joseph Wertheim Scholarship was established by the Dr Eleanor Wertheim Scholarship Trust. It aims to assist unmarried female students over the age of 25, enrolled full-time at the University of Melbourne, who are in difficult circumstances.
Applicants must be: unmarried, divorced or widowed females; at least 25 years of age at the application closing date; and Australian citizens, permanent residents, or holders of a permanent humanitarian visa; undergraduate, graduate coursework or research students who are enrolled or planning to enrol full-time at the University of Melbourne, with at least 12 months of full-time study remaining in their current degree; able to demonstrate financial hardship; and able to demonstrate difficult circumstances, such as disability, being a carer, or having dependents. Selection is based disadvantage and academic merit.
The scholarship is valued at $20,000 per year for the normal duration of the course.
4th February 2013