The Robert and Gretta Wilkinson Science Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a rural third year Bachelor of Science student who is experiencing disadvantaged circumstances, and interested in pursuing a career in science education.

Applications open

1 Jun 2023

Last day for applications

6 Aug 2023
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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

Sciences and mathematics

Number of scholarships awarded

Approximately 2

  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

    Preference will be given to high-achieving students from a regional or remote area of Australia.

    Selection criteria

    Eligible candidates will be ranked based on:

    • Academic merit,
    • Level of disadvantage based on financial need and rural or regional background,
    • The potential impact of funding,
    • The proposed intention to pursue a career in science education.

    Applicants need to submit a Student Financial Assessment Form to be considered for this scholarship

  • Application process

    Complete the Student Financial Assessment Form

    Submit the Robert and Gretta Wilkinson Science application form by the due date.

    Submit a scholarship application now

What are the benefits?

The recipient will receive a lump sump payment of up to $10,000. Please note that the value of the award varies from year to year.

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