Yvonne Aitken Scholarship

Graduate Women Victoria

The Yvonne Aitken Scholarship will be offered to a female student enrolled at a Victorian university in a Graduate Diploma of Education.
Eligibility: Applicants must: be female; be Australian citizens or permanent residents; normally be resident in Victoria; be enrolled in a Graduate Diploma of Education; and be enrolled at a Victorian university. Winners are expected to attend the presentation day and give a brief presentation on their studies. Applicants must also demonstrate to GWV's satisfaction that they have been or are overcoming significant disadvantage in pursuing their studies. Significant disadvantage may include: financial difficulty or low income; English as a second language; migrant or refugee status; disability or medical condition; identification as an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander; delay or interruption to career or studies because of family responsibilities or illness or; geographical location.
Application closing date: End March
Support Type: Equity Scholarship,
Level of Study: Postgraduate,
Gender: Female
Frequency of Offer: Annual
Fields of Study: Education & Training,
Location of Study: Victoria,
No Offered Per Year: 1
Target Group: Rural and isolated area resident, Physical, medical, psychological or learning difficulties, Non-English speaking background, Mature age, Educational disadvantage, Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent,
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