John Turner Scholarship

Amount$2700Number Available2FacultiesFaculty of Education and ArtsFaculty of Health and MedicineFaculty of Science and Information Technology
DonorMr John Turner
EstablishmentThis scholarship was established in 2009 to provide assistance to willing, industrious students from a Toronto Area Public High School who otherwise may not be able to undertake tertiary education.

Applicable to: Toronto High School Students, Enabling programs, Yapug, Open Foundation, Newstep, High Achievers

Eligibility

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

  • Be enrolled in an enabling program or in the first year of an undergraduate program within Science, Health or Education discipline
  • Be enrolled full-time
  • Not hold another scholarship
  • Have studied either Physics, Chemistry or Advanced Mathematics in the final year of study at Toronto Area Public High School
  • Have resided for at least one year in Toronto area while a public high school student
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.

  • A written statement (maximum 2 A4 pages) outlining your educational history, personal achievements, accomplishments, future goals and how the scholarship would assist in your studies, career aspirations and in the longer term
  • Please include Year/s of attendance at a Toronto Area Public High School.
Benefit

The scholarship provides the benefit $2700 per annum for up to 4 years depending on scholarship conditions and availability of funding. This will be paid as lump sum payments of $1350 after each semester census date

Selection

Selection of the scholar will be on the basis of:

* academic merit, namely Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR)

* a written statement (maximum 2 A4 pages) outlining the applicants educational history, personal achievements and accomplishments, future goals along with how the scholarship would assist in their studies, career aspirations and in the longer term .

Faculties
  • Faculty of Education and Arts
  • Faculty of Health and Medicine
  • Faculty of Science and Information Technology

Contact Details

SCHOLARSHIPS OFFICER

Student Services Centre
University of Newcastle
University Drive
CALLAGHAN NSW 2308

Phone: +61 2 4921 6404 or +61 2 4921 8849
Fax: +61 2 4921 6937
Email: scholarships@newcastle.edu.au