DA Robertson Scholarship

Applications open
9am, Monday 5 December 2022
Applications close
5pm, Friday 24 February 2023
Payment per year
2 years
Bachelor of Laws
Australian Citizens
Australian Permanent Residents
Type of Scholarship
Financial Need
Available In
Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Economics (ABLE)
Available To

This scholarship has been established by a bequest from the Estate of Viney Robertson in memory of her late father, Donald Alexander Robertson, who studied law at The University of Adelaide and graduated in 1934, as well as a gift from Rhona Margaret Seiler, the grand-daughter of Donald Alexander Robertson.

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must:

  • Have successfully completed the equivalent of two full time years of the Bachelor of Laws
  • Be undertaking the third and subsequent years of the Bachelor of Laws
  • Be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident of Australia
  • Be enrolled on a full time basis in a Commonwealth Supported Place
  • Demonstrate you are in financial need*

* Applicants must demonstrate financial need and provide supporting documentary evidence at the time of application, e.g. details of income tested Commonwealth income support payment, such as Youth Allowance, Austudy, ABSTUDY benefits, or other details of their financial circumstances.

Selection of the successful candidate will be made according to:

  • Academic merit (GPA)
  • Financial need
  • Answers to questions on the application form

Important Information:

  • You must meet all of the above listed criteria to be eligible to apply
  • The Scholarship must be taken up in the year in which it is offered
  • Students receiving other University of Adelaide Scholarships may not apply for this Scholarship