About the scholarship
Application Status: Opening from 6 July 2020
Applicable study: To assist and encourage students who are experiencing financial hardship and educational disadvantage to undertake an undergraduate degree course at the University.
Closing date: 1 November 2020
Tenure: A maximum of eight semesters, which are normally consecutive, including honours if applicable
For: Assistance with study
Number on offer: 1
Offer rate: per Annum
Value: The value of the scholarship includes—
(a) the student contribution fees payable for the course in which the recipient is enrolled; and
(b) $3000 per annum living allowance for the duration of the course; and
(c) accommodation fees at a residential college (University hall of residence or college affiliated with the University), for recipients who are—
(i) from regional or remote area of Western Australia; or
(ii) able to demonstrate extenuating circumstances which preclude them from living at home.
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The late Emeritus Professor John Jackson, who taught Economics in the (then) Faculty of Economics and Commerce from the 1970s and was appointed Dean of the Faculty in 1986, has bequeathed more than $500,000 to The University of Western Australia ('the University') to establish a fund to provide scholarships to assist disadvantaged students to attend University, especially those who may not otherwise be able to attend due to financial hardship or educational disadvantage.
Conditions for the Emeritus Professor John Jackson Undergraduate Scholarship [F51279]
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