At a glance

Available to: 
Current Student
Level of study: 
Undergraduate
Postgraduate Coursework
Year of study: 
1st - 5th year
Citizenship: 
Australian and Permanent Residents or NZ citizens
Additional requirements: 
  • Financial Hardship
  • Rural / regional area

Awarded to students of the University who are residents of the city of Maryborough or surrounds (within a radius of 65 kms) or who have appropriate family connections (of not more than 5 years) with that area.

Award value:
$2,679 (approximate, based on the last year of award)
Applications open: 
9 January 2017
Applications close: 
17 March 2017
  • Eligibility

    The scholarships are open to financially disadvantaged students who are residents of Maryborough or surrounds (within a radius of 65 klms) or who have family connections (of not more than 5 years) with that area.

    The scholarships shall be offered in the following order:

    1. to full-time undergraduate students;
    2. to part-time internal undergraduate students;
    3. to postgraduate internal students.
Established in 1972 by a bequest to the University of approximately $200,000 under the wills of Alfred Percy and Olivea Wynne of Maryborough.