Pinnacle Women in Finance Award

Available thanks to the generosity of the Pinnacle Investment Management Group, a leading Australian-based multi-affiliate investment management firm, the Pinnacle Women in Finance Awards were established to support high achieving female Bachelor of Commerce students currently in their second year, who intend to major in Finance, and who have an interest in investment management.

Applications open

14 Apr 2023

Applications closed

28 May 2023

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Single payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student

Total value

up to $10,000

Applicable study areas

Commerce, economics and management

Number of scholarships awarded


  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

    • Be an Australian citizen or permanent resident
    • Identify as female
    • Have completed 100 points of the Bachelor of Commerce and be enrolled full-time in the 2nd year of the course
    • Be enrolled in the Finance major or planning on completing the Finance major
    • Have a course WAM of 80 or above at the time of application
    • Have an interest in Investment Management

    Selection criteria

    Selection is based on academic merit and your Scholarship Impact Statement.

  • Application process

    Students should submit an online application, including:

    • A current Resume
    • A Scholarship Impact Statement (200-300 words), detailing:
      • How the scholarship will benefit you financially
      • Your intent to major in Finance
      • Your interest in investment management
    • A copy of your Academic transcript (available from your student portal)
  • When will I know the outcome?

    The successful candidate(s) will be informed by email.

What are the benefits?

The successful recipients will receive $10,000 each.

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