NSW Health, in partnership with TAFE NSW is offering Industry Scholarships for Australian Students. Scholarships are available for students enrolled or intending to enrol and studying in Semester 1 2018, either full-time or part-time, in a National Accredited Course from Certificate I level or above.
The New South Wales Ministry of Health or NSW Health, a department of the New South Wales Government, supports the executive and statutory roles of the Minister for Health, the Minister for Medical Research, and the Minister for Mental Health.
Application deadline: February 18, 2018
Course Level: Scholarships are available for students enrolled or intending to enrol and studying in Semester 1 2018, either full-time or part-time, in a National Accredited Course from Certificate I level or above
Study Subject: Scholarships may be awarded in the following Faculties:
- Community Services and Health
- Construction, Engineering and Transport
- Creative Arts and Information Technology
- Foundation and Business
- Tourism, Hospitality and Service Industries
Scholarship Award: Scholarship values range between $300 and $1,500 depending on the study area. Higher amounts may be awarded in exceptional individual circumstances.
Number of Scholarships: Not given
Scholarship can be taken in Australia
Eligibility for the Scholarship:
Eligible Countries: Students from Australia are eligible to apply.
Entrance Requirements: To be eligible to apply for an Industry Scholarship you must:
- Be an Australian citizen or an Australian permanent resident
- Be enrolled or intending to enrol and studying in Semester 1 2018, either full-time or part-time, in a National Accredited Course from Certificate I level or above
- Attending at one of the following TAFE NSW locations: Ultimo, Randwick, Petersham, Design Centre Enmore, Sutherland (Gymea and Loftus), Eora or St George colleges
University is offering three types of scholarships to help you achieve your educational and career goals.
- Equity scholarships: These scholarships are awarded to students who can demonstrate a genuine interest in and commitment to their chosen career but are experiencing educational disadvantage and financial hardship which prevents them from achieving their goals, including financial, medical or disability issues.
- Merit scholarships: These scholarships are awarded to students who have achieved high results in their chosen vocational area, can demonstrate that they will do well in the industry in which they apply for the scholarship, have made significant contributions to their community and/or can demonstrate leadership or teamwork skills.
- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander scholarships: These scholarships are designed to support students of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent who face significant challenges, including financial disadvantage that may prevent them from achieving their career and educational goals.
- You will need to attach copies of key documents as part of your application. The assessment committee will use this information to make sure you are eligible and to assess your application.
- You must attach proof that you are an Australian citizen or Australian permanent resident.
- If you apply for an equity scholarship, you will need to provide evidence of the circumstances that have affected your education, or access to education, including a copy of your Centrelink Income
- Statement (if Centrelink benefit recipient) or provide your weekly budget. You will also need to include your latest four consecutive payslips (if working) and a written declaration from your referee.
How to Apply:
To apply for an Industry Scholarship, you will need to complete the online application form.