|The 2019 Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Scholarship aims to assist academically outstanding but disadvantaged students, from a rural or regional area, who have been offered a full-time place at an Australian university or college for the first time
|Open to:||a. Applicants must be Australian citizens or permanent residents from a rural or regional location.
b. Applicants must be commencing thier undergraduate studies on a full-time basis at the university or college.
c. Applicants must have graduated from secondary school in either 2018 or in 2017 (taken a gap year)
|Selection Criteria:||a. Demonstration of the disadvantage (economic and.or social) hindering further study
b. Outstanding academic achievement and community involvement
c. Scholarship will be awarded on the recommendation of a selection comittee and will be assessed on academic achievement, demonstrated disadvantage and community contribution.
|Value and Duration:||Award value remains at the discretion of the special Committee. Award value is $5,000 (per annum)
The duraiton of the scholarship is one year initially but may be awarded for up to two years (dependent upon academic performance)
The Award value aims to cover accommodation costs and/or expenses directly related to the study of successful applicants (e.g course costs, study related materials/equipment, text books, tutoring)
|Opening Date:||3 December 2018|
|Further Information:||Please visit bendigobank.com.au/scholarships for more information. The website will contain full information about the scholarship from 3 December 2018.
For any queries, please contact Community Enterprise Foundation on 1300 204 541.