The Ern Hartley Foundation Award

This award was established by the Ern Hartley Foundation to reduce study expenses of continuing students from the City of Warrnambool and the South-West regions of Victoria who come from a financially disadvantaged background.

Value

Total value of the scholarship is up to $5000

Duration

One year

Number per year

One (subject to confirmation)

Eligibility

To be eligible for this award you must be:

  • an Australian citizen or holder of an Australian permanent humanitarian visa
  • a second or third year in 2015 student enrolled full time in an undergraduate bachelor degree at the Warrnambool Campus in a Commonwealth supported place
  • a resident of the City of Warrnambool, the Moyne Shire Council or South-West Victoria
  • able to demonstrate you are in receipt of a means-tested Centrelink benefit or have a personal or combined family taxable income below the HECS-HELP repayment threshold, depending on independence status.

Selection criteria

Your application will be assessed and ranked based on the information you provide in your application and supporting documentation.

How to apply

You must complete an online application via the Deakin Course and Scholarship Applicant Portal by the closing date.

Supporting documentation

As part of the application process you will also be required to provide supporting documentation.  You should upload your supporting documentation as part of the online application process no later than the closing date of the scholarship.  Late documentation will not be accepted..

The supporting documentation required includes evidence of:

  • your financial hardship

The types of documents you could provide are listed on the Supporting documentation page.

Closing Date

Applications for Trimester 1 2015 open 4 August 2014 and close 19 December 2014.

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