Yvonne Aitken Bursary

This scholarship is awarded to a student who is undertaking postgraduate research in the School of Ecosystem and Forest Science, on the basis of academic merit and financial need.

Applications open

1 Jan 2021

Applications closed

24 Mar 2022

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


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

    • Be enrolled in a School of Ecosystem and Forest Science graduate coursework or graduate research program,

    Selection criteria

    Eligible candidates will be ranked based on:

    • Academic merit,
    • Financial need.

    Please take note of the below Student Financial Assessment Form deadlines:

    • Applications open on the 1st of January 2022
    • Applications close on the 6th of March 2022

    Applicants who do not adhere to these deadlines will not be considered for this scholarship.

  • Application process

    Complete the Student Financial Assessment Form form by no later than 5pm the 6th of March 2022.

    Complete the Yvonne Aitken Bursary application form and submit it to the Faculty of Science by the sue date.

What are the benefits?

A single payment of up to $2500.

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