Donor: Charles Darwin University
Max value: TBA
Payment: One off payment
Duration: One off payment
Purpose: To provide support to students experiencing financial hardship as a direct result of COVID-19, to enable students to continue their studies with Charles Darwin University - aim of the payment is to alleviate immediate hardship.
Number of Scholarships available: 25+
Application period: Wed, 01-04-20, 08:15 - - Thu, 30-04-20, 15:00
- Must be currently enrolled in Semester 1, Study Periods 1-2 and/or Terms 1-2 2020
Provide a written statement and supporting documentation in regard to the direct impact of COVID-19 which has resulted in financial hardship. The following categories of expense will be considered:
Job loss or reduced hours impacting household essentials such as food, rent and electricity
Transition from on campus to online study costs such as computer equipment, mobile data, software requirements, one-off home internet installation
Financial loss due to travel and accommodation costs to either care for an impacted family member; or change in study circumstances i.e. – placements/simulation cancellations
Self-isolation costs for student or immediate at-risk family member
Applicants are required to provide as much documentation as possible with their application supporting their specific need and circumstances, eg. medical certificates, bank statements, legal documents, tax invoices, rental/tenancy agreements etc. Applicants are advised to attach documents in English.
You can upload documents to support your application (each file must not exceed 2MB).
Past and present CDU students do not need to upload academic transcripts.
Acknowledgement of receipt
After pressing submit of the application form, you will immediately receive an automatic reply acknowledging receipt of your application.
Assessment of applications
Your application will be assessed by a selection committee.
Awarding of this grant is based on the eligible applicants’ response to selection criteria and supporting documentation provided. The decision of awarding the successful recipients and the grant amount is at the sole discretion of the Selection Committee and is final and cannot be overturned.
Notification to applicants
All applicants will receive email notification regarding the success of their application.
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