Commonwealth Hill Trust Scholarship in Agricultural, Animal & Veterinary Sciences

Applications open
9am, Monday 16 January 2023
Applications close
5pm, Friday 17 February 2023
Payment per year
$7,500 (plus a once off instalment of $2,500 for students who have relocated)
Duration
3 years
Program
Bachelor of Agricultural Sciences, Bachelor of Science (Animal Behaviour), Bachelor of Science (Animal Science), Bachelor of Science (Veterinary Bioscience) or Bachelor of Veterinary Technology
Degree
Undergraduate
Citizenship
Australian Citizens
Type of Scholarship
Academic
Rural Regional and Remote Areas
Available In
Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology (SET)
Available To
Commencing

The trustees of the Commonwealth Hill Trust have established the Commonwealth Hill Trust Fund to support students with a passion and desire to pursue a career in agricultural sciences, animal science, animal behaviour, veterinary technology or veterinary medicine at the University of Adelaide.

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must:

  • Be commencing Bachelor of Agricultural Sciences, Bachelor of Science (Animal Behaviour), Bachelor of Science (Animal Science), Bachelor of Science (Veterinary Bioscience) or Bachelor of Veterinary Technology or equivalent
  • Be an Australian Citizen
  • 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 (ATAR)
  • Financial need
  • Answers to questions on the application form
  • Preference for a student who has relocated from a regional, rural or remote location to undertake study at the University of Adelaide¬†

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 apply for this Scholarship
  • If a student has relocated from a regional, rural or remote area a one-off additional Scholarship payment of $2,500 will be made in the first semester of study to assist with relocation costs to undertake a program of study at the University Adelaide.