Dr Betty Elliott Agricultural Science Scholarship

Introduction

Dr Betty Rosina Elliott (dec. 20 March 2014) was a former student of the University. The Faculty/donor's will left a number of bequests to the University including funds for the purpose of supporting, in perpetuity, a scholarship of one or more undergraduate students in financial need, who have academic ability, and are studying Agricultural Science at the University. 

Scholarship Value

Award Value: up to $4000*

Duration: one year

*based on 2016 prize

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship you must:

  • Be commencing or enrolled in the Bachelor of Agriculture
  • be able to demonstrate financial need 
  • demonstrate academic merit

Terms & Conditions

Payments

Annual payments are paid in two instalments after standard Semester 1 and Semester 2 census dates.

  •          Amounts are payable as a pro-rata if enrolment is less than full time
  •          Full-time enrolment constitutes at least 37.5 points in one half-year period.

Conditions

Recipients are expected to attend an award ceremony. Failure to attend (without extenuating circumstances) may result in cancellation of the scholarship.

Students are expected to maintain ‘good standing’ in their course. This means not being identified as At Risk of, or making unsatisfactory progress.

How to apply

  • Applications Open: Mid-December 2016
  • Applications Close: 3 March 2017