Robinson Family Scholarship

The Robinson Family Scholarship was established in 2009 by Miss Isobel Robinson (1916-2010), to commemorate her family, who for many years farmed in the Nagambie-Seymour district and whose brother Frederick Singleton Robinson graduated from Dookie in 1939. If you have a connection with the Nagambie-Seymour-Yea-Kilmore District or the Mitchell Shire, are commencing or currently studying a bachelor's degree in Agriculture, are in financial need and can demonstrate academic achievement, this scholarship could assist you financially with study and living expenses

Applications open

1 Jan 2023

Applications closed

8 Mar 2023

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Bi-annual payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student

Total value

up to $5,000

Applicable study areas

Agriculture, animal studies, food science and veterinary science

Number of scholarships awarded


  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

    • be an Australian citizen, Permanent Resident or the holder of a Permanent Humanitarian Visa
    • be enrolled in the Bachelor of Agriculture
    • have a connection with the Nagambie-Seymour-Yea-Kilmore District or the Mitchell Shire (1st preference)
    • be studying at Dookie campus (2nd preference)

    Selection criteria

    Selection is based on:

    • demonstrated financial need
    • demonstrated academic merit.

    Previous recipients of the scholarship may reapply and be awarded the scholarship in a subsequent year.

  • Application process

  • When will I know the outcome?

    Students can  expect to hear outcomes in late March each year

  • Variations of this award

What are the benefits?

Bi-annual payment made after the census date

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