Lawrence Vidoni Scholarship
One (1) year
The Lawrence Vidoni Scholarship has been established to support an undergraduate UTS student with a physical disability and demonstrated financial hardship to achieve their educational goals.
Who is eligible?
To be eligible for the scholarship an applicant must:
- be an Australian or New Zealand citizen, or the holder of an Australian permanent resident visa or permanent humanitarian visa; and
- be enrolled in a UTS undergraduate course; and
- have successfully completed a minimum of 24 credit points in their course at the time the scholarship is awarded; and
- have a physical disability; visual or hearing impairment; or any other ongoing health condition with a significant impact on mobility; and
- be registered with the UTS Accessibility Service on a permanent basis at the point of scholarship selection; and
- apply for a Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) Equity Scholarship and therein demonstrate financial disadvantage; and
- apply for the Scholarship online using the UTS Scholarship Application Form.
- Motivation and commitment to succeed in their UTS degree, as demonstrated in the scholarship application;
- Likelihood that receiving the scholarship will have a positive impact on the Recipient’s ability to successfully complete their degree, as demonstrated in the scholarship application;
- Personal and professional aspirations present and future, as demonstrated in the scholarship application;
- Motivation to implement long-term goals to overcome adversity, as demonstrated in the scholarship application;
- Financial need as assessed by the UAC Equity Scholarship application process.
Preference may be given to students who, within the two (2) years immediately prior to the start of their UTS study, lived in a regional or remote area of Australia for at least twelve (12) months, as assessed by the UAC Equity Scholarship application.
How to apply
Applications for this scholarship are currently open. To apply please complete the online application form.
Before applying please read the Conditions of Award for this scholarship.
Applications close on Monday 31 August 2020. All applications must be submitted online by this date. Late applications will not be considered.
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For the full details of this scholarship please see the Conditions of Award.