The Bishop David L Walker scholarship funded by Broken Bay Diocese offers 7 scholarships for students enrolled in a diploma, bachelor, graduate certificate or master’s in theology programme .The scholarship is to encourage theological education and formation of lay people in his Diocesea through studying with the Broken Bay Institute – University of Newcastle. They are offering scholarships of worth up to $2,500 for Australian citizens. The application deadline is 31 March 2013.
Study Subject(s): The scholarship is for studying theological programs.
Course Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing diploma, bachelor, graduate certificate or master’s programme.
Scholarship Provider: The Broken Bay Diocese
Scholarship can be taken at: Australia
Eligibility: To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must meet the following criteria:
-Be enrolled in a Diploma of Theology, Bachelor of Theology, Graduate Certificate or Master of Theology program
-Be an Australian Citizen or Be a Permanent Resident
-Must live in the Catholic Diocese of Broken Bay or work for the Diocese of Broken Bay.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Australia students can apply for this scholarship.
Scholarship Description: Bishop David Walker, as Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Broken Bay, encourages the theological education and formation of lay people in his Diocese. The Bishop David L Walker scholarship is a practical dimension of this support for people to deepen their faith formation through studying with The Broken Bay Institute – University of Newcastle theological programs.
Number of awards offered: 7 Scholarships are offered.
Duration of award: Not Known
What does it cover? Total offer is of $2,500.
Other Benefits: Not Known
Selection criteria: Selection of the scholar will be on the basis of provision of a 300-500 word statement that draws from some or all of the following criteria:
-Live in and/or work in ministry within the Diocese of Broken Bay
-Need financial support in order to study
-Indicate a commitment to theological study
-Articulate an interest in faith education and ministry enrichment
-Contribute to the life of the diocesan community
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31 March 2013.