Applications closed
Amount

$5,000

Number available

7

Closing date

30 March 2017

Scholarship details

Donor

Professor Kelver Hartley Bequest

Establishment

These scholarships were established from the estate of the first Professor of French, Professor Kelver Hartley, at the University of Newcastle to promote the study of French and to assist students in this endeavour. Funding is derived from the Hartley Bequest administered by the executors, the Perpetual Trustees.

Applicable to: French students, Exchange students, high achievers


Eligibility

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be enrolled in the second or third year of an undergraduate degree at the University of Newcastle.
  • Be enrolled in FREN3610 and/or FREN3701, and have previously completed FREN2620 or FREN3620 or equivalent.
  • Be accepted as an exchange student for a semester at the University of La Rochelle, France.
  • Demonstrate high academic achievement by a Grade Point Average (GPA) minimum of 6.0

Required Documentation

If documentation is not provided your application will not be processed. Please have all required documents available for upload as PDF, DOC, DOCX, JPEG, or JPG files prior to completing the online application process.

  • Evidence that you have been accepted as an exchange student for a semester at the University of La Rochelle, France.
  • A written statement (max 2 A4 pages) outlining your academic achievements to date, career aspirations in the relevant area of study/research, and how this scholarship would assist you.

Benefit

The scholarship provides $5000 to assist with cost of exchange studies in France.


Selection

Selection of the scholar will be on the basis of academic merit, including performance in French courses, and assessment of application and supporting documents against the eligibility criteria.


Faculties


Contact Details

SCHOLARSHIPS OFFICER
Student Services Centre
University of Newcastle
University Drive
CALLAGHAN NSW 2308

Phone: +61 2 4921 5000
Fax: +61 2 4921 5759
Email: scholarships@newcastle.edu.au