Charter Hall Property Economics Scholarship
The aim of the Charter Hall Scholarship is to encourage academic excellence in the Bachelor of Property Economics degree.
The Scholarship is open to applicants annually, offering senior Property Economic students the opportunity to receive a cash grant to support their studies.
Successful candidates may also be offered a paid work placement with Charter Hall to gain insight into the day-to-day operation of the (property) profession.
Please read the Conditions of Award for the full details of the Scholarship.
Value and duration
The recipient for this scholarship will receive:
- The maximum total value of the scholarship is $10,000 per recipient; and
- In addition to the Scholarship, the successful Recipient may be offered the opportunity to undertake a ten (10) month paid work placement at Charter Hall, which is to take place at a mutually convenient time and as arranged between the Recipient and Charter Hall, usually in the year of award of the scholarship. The Internship:
- Will be for a minimum of ten (10) months; and
- Will ordinarily involve two to three (2-3) days per week during sessions/s and up to five (5) days during semester breaks.
- The Internship offer will be determined as agreed between Charter Hall and UTS, at the time of selection.
Who is eligible?
To be eligible for the Scholarship, an applicant must meet all of the following criteria:
- Australian or New Zealand citizen or the holder of an Australian permanent resident visa or permanent humanitarian visa; and
- Be enrolled in the:
- Bachelor of Property Economics; or
- Bachelor of Property Economics Bachelor of Arts in International Studies; or
- Bachelor of Property Economics (Honours); and
- Be in the final or penultimate year of one of the above courses in the year for which the scholarship is awarded; and
- Achieved a Credit Average (WAM) of 65 or above over the duration of their current UTS course; and
- All candidates must apply using the UTS online Scholarships Application form to be eligible.
- All candidates must be available to attend an interview in person.
In addition, preference will be given to female applicants.
Applicants are selected based on:
- Alignment of values, goals and culture with those of Charter Hall
- Passion for and motivation to pursue a career in Property using innovative thinking and exceptional problem-solving skills
- Knowledge of the property industry
- Initiative to seek opportunities to continually advance their professional and personal lives
- Interest in Charter Hall and they work they do and in a paid work placement at Charter Hall
- Academic merit may also be taken into consideration
Charter Hall Group has grown, since its launch in 1991, to become one of Australia's leading property groups, with a total managed property portfolio of $12.7 billion. They own and manage 270 commercial properties around Australia, including office buildings, supermarket anchored retail centres, and a rapidly growing stable of industrial assets, on behalf of institutional, wholesale and retail investors. An integrated business model coupled with their highly skilled and motivated team across investment management, asset management, property management and project delivery produces sustainable returns for investors, and positive experiences for their tenants and the community.
How to apply
All applicants must submit the Charter Hall Property Economics Scholarship application form by midnight Monday 31 July 2017.
Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Note: Shortlisted applicants will be requested to attend an interview and selection will be based on the selection criteria. Applicants who do not attend the interview will not be considered for the Scholarship.
Interviews will be conducted on 24 August 2017
Opening date: 21 June 2017
Closing date: 31 July 2017
For further information contact
Please do not contact Charter Hall at this stage.
Please direct all enquiries to:
UTS Scholarships Office
Phone: +61 2 9514 2527