The Ken Rowe Scholarship

This Scholarship will be awarded in the memory of Dr Ken Rowe and provides $6,000 to a student commencing the Master of Education (Literacy Education) at the Melbourne Graduate School of Education in 2019, or to a student who has already commenced the Master of Education (Literacy Education) in 2018 and will be continuing the course in 2019.

Applications open

1 Oct 2018

Applications close

15 Jan 2019

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

General allowance
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student

Total value

up to $6,000

Applicable study areas

Education, teaching and training

Number of scholarships awarded

1

  • Eligibility & selection criteria

    Eligibility

    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    - Be an Australian citizen or permanent resident

    - Be commencing the Master of Education (Literacy Education) at the Melbourne Graduate School of Education in 2019, or already commenced the Master of Education (Literacy Education) in 2018 and will be continuing the course in 2019.

  • Application process

    Completion of application form.

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  • When will I know the outcome?

    We expect to notify applicants by February 2019.

  • About the donor

    The Rowe Family / Maurice Blackburn

    The Rowe Family
    The Ken Rowe Scholarship was created by the Rowe Family to honour the memory of Dr Ken Rowe, whose long career in education research highlighted the importance of effective, evidence-based teaching practices for the teaching of literacy and numeracy in the classroom.

    Maurice Blackburn
    The funds for the first four years of the scholarship have been generously donated by Maurice Blackburn. The Award is to honour the memory Dr Ken Rowe who lost his life whilst visiting his beloved holiday home during the Black Saturday Marysville fires in February 2009.

What are the benefits?

Up to $6,000.

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