Victoria University - 2015 Sport Scholarship Program
Victoria University Sport Scholarships
Victoria University has launched its 2015 Sport Scholarship Program
As Australia's Sport University, Victoria University recognises the challenges of combining elite sport with academic workload. Their Elite Athlete Support Program helps student athletes balance study with training and competition demands by providing them with access to support and special study arrangements - preparing them for a career after sport. In addition, their Sport Scholarship Program, provides financial assistance to high performing elite and aspiring elite athletes in their pursuit of academic and sporting excellence.
Victoria University is excited to announce that in 2015, with the support of the Fielding Foundation and Maribyrnong City Council, they are able to offer four new sport scholarships to assist athletes who wish to study, or are currently studying at Victoria University.
Fielding Foundation Sport Scholarships
Three scholarships, to the value of $5,000 each, are available to students who are currently applying or enrolled in full-time undergraduate or post-graduate coursework degrees, and who show considerable sporting promise, have the academic ability and determination to succeed and, and who without the scholarship, may not otherwise have the opportunity to pursue their education and sporting pursuits.
Applications close Friday 30 January 2015. For more information or to apply click here.
Maribyrnong City Council 'Active Maribyrnong' Sport Scholarship
This scholarship is available to students residing within, or who attended secondary school within, the City of Maribyrnong who show considerable sporting promise, have the academic ability and determination to succeed and, and who without the scholarship, may not otherwise have the opportunity to pursue their education and sporting pursuits. One scholarship, to the value of $5,000, will be offered to a higher education student or two scholarships, valued at $2,500 each, will be offered for students studying vocational education courses.
Applications close 30 January 2015. For more information or to apply click here.