Robbie Davis Memorial Scholarship

Amount$1000Number Available1FacultiesFaculty of Business and LawFaculty of Education and ArtsFaculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentFaculty of Health and MedicineFaculty of Science and Information Technology
DonorFriends & Family of Robbie Davis, Residents & Ex-residents of Evatt House
EstablishmentThis scholarship was established and named after Robert 'Robbie' Davis in 2012, in honour of his outstanding contributions and dedication shown towards the Evatt House College community. Robbie was a returning resident, RA and friend, who lived up to the Evatt House college motto 'Carpe Diem' each and every day. Robbie's leadership, initiative and enthusiasm for the Evatt House community was unrivalled, and we wish to honour his name through this scholarship after he tragically lost his life in an accident in April 2012. This scholarship will go to a returning resident of Evatt House who has shown outstanding contributions and dedication to Evatt House, and works tirelessly behind the scenes for the benefit of the Evatt House college community. Applicable to: Continuing, Undergraduate, Evatt House Resident.
Eligibility

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

  • Be a returning resident of Evatt House, who has resided at Evatt for a minimum of 3 semesters
  • Be enrolled in an undergraduate program
  • Not have previously received this scholarship
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 (no more than 500 words) outlining your outstanding contributions and dedication to the Evatt House College community.
Benefit
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,000
  • Number of scholarships available: 1
Selection
  • Selection for this scholarship is based on nomination. Nominations can be provided by:

a) individual members of Evatt House who choose to nominate themselves,

b) members of Evatt House who choose to nominate another member of Evatt House, or

c) the Evatt Residence Association.

  • Each scholarship application must provide a written statement of no more than 500 words outlining the applicant's outstanding contributions and dedication to the Evatt House College community. This statement must pertain to the individual intended to receive the scholarship, but it may be written by a self-nominated applicant, OR the nominating individual or association, on behalf of an applicant.
  • Selection of this scholarship will be based on outstanding contributions and dedication to Evatt House, and will go to a returning resident of Evatt House who works tirelessly behind the scenes for the benefit of the Evatt House college community.
Faculties
  • Faculty of Business and Law
  • Faculty of Education and Arts
  • Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
  • 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