At a glance
- Rural / regional area
The Fund can provide grants for nominated youth up to 24 years of age to support, promote and encourage their artistic, educational or sporting potential. Students may re-apply each year up to 24 years of age.
All eligible students parents must reside in the Far North Queensland region which is from Cardwell north to Thursday Island and west as far as Normanton.
Applicants must be under 24 years of age.
About the award
There are several General Purpose Funds as well as Special Funds have been established to assist youth in particular fields:
- marine science;
- young writers, artists & musicians;
- hospitality/tourism industry;
- disadvantaged special children with a disability;
- nursing or medicine;
How to apply
*NOTE: Initial enquires should be made to the Fund Office (9am-3pm Mo-Fr) to check eligibility before completing application forms: http://www.fnqyaf.org.au/apply.htmlApplications close:24 December 2015Before you apply:
- You are encouraged to read the definitive rules for this scholarship prior to application, in particular any specific eligibility conditions and check the FAQs if you have any questions.
Enquiries about this scholarshipContact:Debbie Wood - Fund Office Manager07 4051 6590