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Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  La Trobe University

 Scholarship Name:  Lucia Science Bursary

 Description:  The bursary is funded by Ms Anna Richtarik, who herself is both a graduate and a student at La Trobe University from the Faculty of Science, Technology and Engineering. She has Asperger's Syndrome and so knows first-hand the challenges of undertaking university study with a learning challenge or different abilities. Anna has established this bursary to recognise the efforts of others who are walking a similar path.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  Psychology, Sciences

 Subjects:  Life sciences, Molecular science, Psychological studies

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $1,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship provides a one-off payment of $1,000.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be currently enrolled on a full-time basis in the third year of a course in the School of Life Sciences, Molecular Sciences or the School of Psychological Sciences; have a recognised and professionally verified learning disability (i.e. Asperger's Syndrome or Autism); be meeting all academic requirements for the program of study; and be able to demonstrate financial hardship. Selection is based on the nature and severity of the disadvantage and academic progress.

 Target Group:  Educational disadvantage, Physical, medical, psychological or learning difficulties

 Study Location:  Australia - VIC: Melbourne Metropolitan VIC: Goulburn-North Eastern VIC: Loddon-Mallee

 Closing Date:  Late March

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Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Department:  Scholarships Unit

 Contact Phone:  61 3 94792014

 Contact Email:

 Contact Postal Address:  Kingsbury Drive, Bundoora, VIC 3086 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  La Trobe University

 Provider Phone:  61 3 94791111

 Provider Fax:  61 3 94791464

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