At a glance

Available to: 
Current Student
Level of study: 
Year of study: 
2nd - 4th year
Australian and Permanent Residents or NZ citizens
Additional requirements: 
  • Financial Hardship

The purpose of the scholarship is to provide assistance to a meritorious student studying the Bachelor of Social Work or Bachelor of Social Work (Honours) program whose financial circumstances might otherwise prevent them from achieving their maximum potential during their university study. The funds are intended to assist with the cost of equipment, materials and such other study-related items as may be required by the recipient.

Award value:
1 year
Applications open: 
31 January 2018
Applications close: 
5 March 2018
  • Eligibility

    The scholarship is open to students who:

    • are domestic students; and
    • are enrolled full-time in the Bachelor of Social Work/ Bachelor of Social Work (Honours) program; and
    • have completed at least 16 units towards their program; and
    • do not hold another similar scholarship.

    Preference will be given to applicants who have not previously received a scholarship funded by the Walter & Eliza Hall Trust.

Established in 2007 and maintained by an annual gift from The Walter & Eliza Hall Trust.
Number awarded per year: 
Award benefits: