Maud Isabella Aird Scholarship

This scholarship was established with a donation from Maud Isabella Aird and is offered to female students in financial need who are enrolled in a course within the faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences.

Applications open

1 Jan 2020

Last day for applications learn more

10 Mar 2020

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Single payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

up to $1,000

Applicable study areas

Agriculture, animal studies, food science and veterinary science

Number of scholarships awarded

Approximately 3

  • Eligibility & selection criteria

    Eligibility

    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • be enrolled in a course within the faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences at the University of Melbourne
    • be a female student
    • provide evidence of financial need

    Selection criteria

    Eligible students are selected on the basis of financial need.

    Conditions

    • You must be enrolled as a full-time student in a course at the University of Melbourne. You may be eligible to receive this scholarship while enrolled as a part-time student.
    • This scholarship cannot be deferred to the following year.
    • You must provide a brief report on the benefits of the scholarship and give permission for the University to provide the report, your name and course details to the donor.
  • Application process

    Submit an online Student Financial Assessment form by the closing date. With this application you will be considered for all Student Grants.

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  • When will I know the outcome?

    Successful applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application via email in April.

  • Variations of this scholarship

    See also: Student Grants

  • About the donor

    Maud Isabella Aird

    Maud Isabella Aird bequeathed her residuary estate to the Victorian Ministry of Education which was later transferred to the University of Melbourne. The fund is used for a scholarship available to female students undertaking study within the Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences faculty and as per Maud's desire 'the recipient should be a student who would otherwise be unable to carry out her studies due to a lack of finance.'

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What are the benefits?

The scholarship provides a one-off allowance of approximately $1,000 (exact amount determined when award is offered).

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