Allan Tindall Scholarship in Animal Production and Livestock Health

Summary

Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students
Level of study Undergraduate, Honours
Study area Agriculture and Environment, Science and Mathematics
Scholarship value at least $5,000
Scholarship duration 1 year
Number awarded at least 1
Opening date 23 August 2021
Closing date 30 September 2021

Description

The purpose of the Scholarship is to financially assist undergraduate veterinary science students to undertake practical educational placements where their skills in livestock health and production, veterinary pathology, or veterinary public health and biosecurity will be used and extended.

Eligibility

An applicant is eligible for the Scholarship if the applicant: 

  • submits an application to the Head, by the closing date for applications; and
  • is a domestic student in accordance with The University’s Fee Policy; and
  • is enrolled full-time in the fourth year of the Bachelor of Veterinary Science or Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Honours) program.
  • intends to undertake the external practical placement during the fifth year of the Bachelor of Veterinary Science or Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Honours) program.

 

Before you get started

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How to apply

Please complete and submit the Allan Tindall Scholarship in Animal Production and Livestock Health online application form by 30th September at 11.59 PM AEST. Please ensure you've read the prompts in the application form and attach all relevant supporting documents before submitting your application. No late or incomplete scholarship applications will be considered.

All submissions will be kept confidential and only used for the purposes of assessing the scholarship. 

 

Selection criteria

The Scholarship is awarded to the applicant(s) showing the greatest merit as demonstrated by: 

  • academic performance in the Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Honours) program to date in the subject areas of livestock husbandry, production, health and welfare, pathology and infectious diseases, veterinary public health and biosecurity; and
  • financial need; and
  • personal qualities; and
  • a proposal which outlines the way in which the practical placement will improve the student’s skills in rural veterinary services (private or government practice) or related agribusinesses; and
  • any other evidence which may be deemed relevant to the applicant’s future success in the veterinary profession.

 

Contact

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