Loxton Bequest Scholarship


This prize was established with funds bequeathed by Francis Henry Loxton (d. 1959), to support students in agriculture and veterinary science. 

If you are a male student commencing or currently studying a Bachelor of Agriculture or in the DVM, and can demonstrate academic achievement, this scholarship could assist you financially with study and living expenses.

Scholarship Value

Up to $15,000*

Duration: payment each semester for the standard duration of the course.

* based on 2017 award. Values can differ between courses.


To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

  • be male
  • be enrolled, or enrolled to commence study, in a Bachelor of Agriculture, the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (via the Animal Health and Disease major [Veterinary Bioscience specialisation] in the third year of the Bachelor of Science), or as a graduate in the first year of the DVM program
  • demonstrate academic merit.

Terms & Conditions


This scholarship is paid in instalments each semester, after the standard semester one and semester two census dates.
Amounts are payable on a pro-rata basis if enrolment is less than full time*.

* Full-time enrolment constitutes at least 37.5 points in one half-year period.


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 2017
  • Applications close: 3 March 2018

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