About this scholarship
Established in 2015 to contribute to the development of Indigenous primary school teachers formed in the Catholic tradition, in memory of Ms Fernanda de Carvalho.
One scholarship valued at $5,000 is available, paid in two instalments - one before placement and the second after the completion of all course requirements.
This scholarship is open to applicants who meet all of the following criteria:
Apply online by clicking the button below and completing the application form. You must attach the following documentation with your application:
Applications are assessed based on the strength of the following criteria:
Applicants will be shortlisted by the Scholarships Office in consultation with the First Peoples and Equity Pathways Directorate.
Shortlisted applicants will be required to attend an interview with the Selection Committee, comprising of a representative of the de Carvalho family, the Head of School of Education, and a representative from Redfern Jarjum College.
Recipients will be required to write and present a report of their practicum experience at Redfern Jarjum College to the third year education students at ACU.
Recipients are requested to submit a letter of appreciation for the donor explaining how the Scholarship has assisted them. The letter should be submitted to the Scholarships Office no later than 1 October of each year.
Applications close on 6 August 2018