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Trace Richey Scholarship

A Sydney Nursing School postgraduate coursework scholarship
This scholarship supports nursing students to study a Master of Cancer and Haematology.

Highlights

Value Eligibility Open date Close date
$7000 (for full-time course duration)
  • Domestic studentĀ 
  • Studying first year of a Master of Cancer and Haematology Nursing
15 July 2019 31 January 2020

How to apply

Apply here.

Benefits

The scholarship is valued at $7,000 per annum for a recipient enrolled full-time for the duration of the course. The total amount a recipient can receive from the scholarship is $10,500.

Recipients enrolled part-time will receive 50% of full-time rate.

Who's eligible

You must:

  • be an Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • be commencing your first year of a Master of Cancer and Haematology Nursing course at the University of Sydney
  • be enrolled in at least 12 credit points each semester.

Background

Established in 2018, this scholarship has been generously donated by the Arrow Bone Marrow Transplant Foundation.

1. Background

a. Established in 2018, this Scholarship has been generously donated by the Arrow Bone Marrow Transplant Foundation to assist students commencing their study in the Master of Cancer and Haematology Nursing course at the University of Sydney.

2. Eligibility

a. To be eligible for the Scholarship, applicants must be:

I. commencing their first year and enrolled in the Master of Cancer and Haematology at the University of Sydney,

II. enrolled in at least 12 credit points each semester, and

III. Australian Citizens or Australian Permanent Residents.

3. Selection Criteria

a. The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of:

I. academic merit,

II. a curriculum vitae, and

III. a personal statement.

b. The Scholarship will be awarded by a selection committee consisting of the Head of School & Dean, Susan Wakil School of Nursing and Midwifery, or their nominated delegates.

4. Value

a. The Scholarship is valued at $7,000 per annum for a recipient enrolled full-time for the duration of the course.

b. A recipient enrolled part-time will receive 50% of the full time rate.

c. The total Scholarship funds a recipient can receive from the Scholarship is $10,500.

d. The Scholarship will be paid after the census date of each semester.

e. Deferral of the Scholarship is not permitted and it is not transferable to another University school, faculty or university.

f. The Scholarship will be offered subject to the availability of funds.

g. No other amount is payable.

5. Ongoing eligibility

a. To continue receipt of the Scholarship, the recipient must maintain a minimum Semester Average Mark (SAM) of 50 each semester.

b. Recipients are required to provide the donor with a personal statement during their studies.

6. Termination

a. The Scholarship will be terminated if the recipient:

I. withdraws from an eligible course or fails to enrol,

II. enrols in less than 12 credit points,

III. does not maintain satisfactory academic performance,

IV. is determined by the University to be guilty of serious misconduct, including, but not limited to, having provided false or misleading information as part of their Scholarship application,

V. is awarded an alternative primary scholarship. In such circumstances this scholarship will be terminated in favour of the alternative scholarship where the alternative scholarship is of higher value,

VI. does not resume study at the end of a period of approved leave, or

VII. any other provision as indicated in these terms that would lead to termination.

b. Once the Scholarship has been terminated, it will not be reinstated.

c. Where a student is found guilty of serious misconduct or withdraws from the relevant course, the University reserves the right to request that any Scholarship funds paid to the Scholarship recipient be reimbursed.

7. Reporting

a. The successful recipient is required to provide a progress report to the donor on an annual basis.

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