Professor Chenoweth has established this scholarship to support undergraduate students who are experiencing financial hardship. Preference will be given to students who are enrolled at Logan Campus and have not received another scholarship.

Maximum value is $1,000 payable in instalments.

Applications close: Sunday 17 February 2019.

Can I apply?

To be eligible you must:

  • be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident, Humanitarian Visa Holder or New Zealand Citizen
  • have completed 40 Credit Points (CP) at Griffith University with a passing grade
  • be enrolled full-time

What do I include in my application?

To be considered for this scholarship you must complete the following sections within the application:

Study Details

  • Program

Personal Background

  • Income and Expenditure/ Circumstances: Financial Hardship
  • Scholarship

Statements

  • Personal statements:
    • Scholarship benefit/challenges experienced: provide a personal statement outlining background and evidence of need

You must upload the following in the supporting documentation section. (Please use only the following formats- pdf, word, jpeg or excel. We can only guarantee these formats will be accepted)

  • Supporting documentation
    • Curriculum Vitae (CV):  Please provide your current Curriculum Vitae

*Applicants must be available to attend an interview.

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Value

Maximum value is $1,000, paid in instalments.  Instalments of $500 are payable in trimester 1 and 2 provided conditions are met.

Payments are made within six weeks after the Census Date subject to satisfying scholarship Terms and conditions.

Sponsor details

Professor Lesley Chenoweth is the former Head of the Logan Campus at Griffith University, and a Professor of Social Work. A passionate believer in the value of a University education, Professor Chenoweth has established this scholarship to support undergraduate students who are experiencing financial hardship. Preference will be given to students who are enrolled at Logan Campus and have not received another scholarship.

NB- Preference will be given to applicants from Logan Campus and to applicants who have not received another scholarship.

To remain eligible for the scholarship, you will be required to:

  • remain full-time enrolled at Griffith University
  • maintain good academic standing at Griffith University for the duration of the scholarship benefit
  • submit a summary report at the end of Trimester 1, 2019 outlining how this scholarship has assisted you (the second payment will be dependent on submission of this report)

The above conditions are verified each trimester at Census date. If a scholarship recipient fails to successfully meet these conditions, scholarship payments may be withheld, or the scholarship may be terminated.

Applications, including any supporting documentation, must be completed and submitted by the closing date.

Offers are made via email.

Applicants may be shortlisted and be required to provide additional information.