Yvonne Aitken Bursary

The Yvonne Aitken Bursary is awarded to an excellent research student in financial need who is performing a research project in the School of Ecosystem and Forest Science in a graduate coursework or graduate research degree.

Applications open

1 Feb 2021

Applications closed

7 Mar 2021

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 $2,000

Applicable study areas

Sciences and mathematics

Number of scholarships awarded

Approximately 1

  • Eligibility & selection criteria

    Eligibility

    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • be an excellent research student in financial need who is performing a research project in the School of Ecosystem and Forest Science in a graduate coursework or graduate research degree.

    Selection criteria

    The bursary is awarded to the student with the highest weighted average mark (WAM) of her or his undergraduate studies and demonstrated financial need. To determine the recipient the WAM is combined with the financial need score, with the award going to the applicant with the highest combined score.

  • Application process

    Students will be required to complete an application form. To determine financial need, students must submit an online Student Financial Assessment form (click on hyperlink) and applications will be assessed and ranked by Scholarships & Bursaries.

What are the benefits?

A single payment of up to $2000.

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