Honours Accounting Students' Society Alumni Scholarship

Established by the Department of Accounting and the Honours Accounting Students' Society (HASS), this scholarship is awarded annually to a student who identifies as a woman (cis-gender and trans women) and who is undertaking Honours in Accounting within the Faculty of Business and Economics.

Applications open

27 Feb 2023

Applications closed

26 Mar 2023

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Bi-annual payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

up to $5,000

Applicable study areas

Commerce, economics and management

Number of scholarships awarded


  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

    • identify as a woman (cis-gender and trans women)
    • have completed the final year of the Bachelor of Commerce in 2022
    • be commencing the Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) in the Department of Accounting in 2023
    • be undertaking the ACCT40006 Honours Research Essay subject in 2023

    Special conditions:

    • The recipient must have accepted a place in the Accounting Honours program before the first instalment is paid
    • Tenure of the award is conditional upon satisfactory academic performance

    Selection criteria

    Eligible applicants will be assessed on:

    • the quality of their written application
    • demonstrated interest in research
    • demonstrated community engagement and/or extracurricular activities
    • academic merit
    • interview performance
  • Application process

    Students should submit an online application, including:

    • A cover letter which addresses the selection criteria
    • A current resume
    • An academic transcript (available from the student portal)

    Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend an interview.

  • When will I know the outcome?

    Applicants will be contacted in April 2023.

What are the benefits?

The scholarship is valued at approximately $5,000 and is paid in two instalments, in May and October.

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