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Peter Davis Memorial Honours Scholarship

The scholarship honours the late Peter Davis, a respected colleague both for his commitment to the discipline area of Professional and Creative Writing and for his encouragement of commencing scholars in this area. He blended his love of scholarship with applied creative research within his own academic achievements. This scholarship will provide a memorial to Peter Davis' abilities and visionary contribution to the discipline area, and an acknowledgement and support of student achievement in completing honours studies within Professional and Creative Writing.

Value

Minimum cash payment of $500.

Duration

One year

Number per year

One

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship you must be:

  • an Australian citizen or holder of an Australian permanent humanitarian visa
  • enrolled full time in honours studies within Professional and Creative Writing at Deakin

Selection criteria 

  • Academic achievement in the A316/A313 Bachelor of Arts (Professional and Creative Writing)
  • Submission of a proposal for an honours professional and creative writing project. 

How to apply

All applicants must apply directly to Deakin University via the Deakin Course and Scholarships Applicant Portal.

Closing Date

Applications for Trimester 1 2014 close 30 May 2014.

Supporting documentation

In support of your application you will be required to submit a proposal for an honours project in professional and creative writing. This proposal should be submitted to:

Student Financial Support Office
Division of Student Administration
Deakin University
221 Burwood Highway
Burwood VIC 3125

Your proposal must be submitted to the Scholarships Office by 30 May 2014.


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