This scholarship was established in honour of Lou Gatti’s life and achievements. It recognises Lou’s contribution to the Bundaberg community, in particular, his efforts to establish services and programs to improve the lives of the most vulnerable. The Scholarship will provide recognition and financial assistance to a student residing and studying in the Bundaberg Region.
Scholarship Value: $1,500
Length of Scholarship: One off payment
Number Available: 1 (One)
Opening Date: 11 September 2017
Closing Date: 12 January 2018
STUDY LEVEL: Postgraduate (Research); Bachelor
YEAR OF STUDY: First Year; Continuing (2nd year or greater); 3rd year or greater
CITIZENSHIP: Australian Citizen; Permanent Resident; Permanent Humanitarian Visa
ETHNICITY: Aboriginal; Torres Strait Islander; South Sea Islander; Non Indigenous
STUDY REGION: Bundaberg
STUDY MODE: All modes
STUDY LOAD: All loads
To be eligible to receive a Lou Gatti Memorial Scholarship, an applicant must meet the following criteria:
**Donor Funded: refers to a scholarship which is only available to CQUniversity students, funded by an
individual or organisation external to the University (excluding Federal Government funded Commonwealth and Equity Scholarships)
Each applicant will be asked to provide a completed standard CQUniversity scholarship application form and a written submission of no more than 500 words addressing the following criteria:
As a donor scholarship recipient, you may be approached to assist with positively promoting the CQUniversity Scholarships program by sharing your experiences as a recipient through media and at events such as Open Day.
Payment of Scholarship
The successful applicant is required to enter their current financial institution details (banking details) into their MyCentre for payment to occur. This must be done prior to Census Date Term 1 2018 to avoid delays.
Payment will be made to the successful applicant in Week 6 of Term 1 following final post Census date eligibility checks. Payment will be for $1,500 and credited electronically to the student’s nominated bank account.
Applicants must include all necessary supporting documents. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applicants will need to supply the following supporting documentation:
IMPACT COMMUNITY SERVICES (IMPACT), REGIONAL HOUSING LTD AND PHOENIX HOUSE
This scholarship is provided by IMPACT Community Services (IMPACT), Regional Housing Ltd and Phoenix House, in partnership with CQUniversity.