Sally Walker 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
This scholarship was established to honour the efforts of Emeritus Professor Sally Walker's outstanding contribution to Deakin University as Vice-Chancellor from 2003 to 2010 and pay tribute to her strong commitment to the value and benefits that education brings. The scholarship will be awarded annually to a person who, due to financial circumstances, would otherwise have difficulty or be unable to study at Deakin University.
Applicants must: be Australian citizens or holders of a permanent humanitarian visa; be commencing students enrolled in an undergraduate course at Deakin University, preferably at the Warrnambool Campus; have a rural or regional home location; and be in receipt of a Centrelink benefit or be able to demonstrate a personal or family taxable income below the HECS repayment threshold, depending on independence status.
The scholarship is valued at $10,000 per year, comprising of $8,000 towards accommodation costs and a cash payment of $2,000 to offset study expenses. Tenure is for the normal duration of the course.
4th October 2013