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Scholarships

CHC is pleased to offer the following scholarships in 2020.

Teacher Education Scholarships

School of Education and Business

A limited number of scholarships are available in 2020 for applicants to the following initial teacher education courses:

• Bachelor of Education (Primary);
• Bachelor of Education (Secondary); and
• Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Education (Secondary).

These competitive scholarships are valued at $4,000 over two years ($1,000 for each semester) and are open to Australian citizens and permanent residents who are completing Year 12 in 2019.

Note: Some scholarships may affect Centrelink payments. It is the recipient’s responsibility to seek advice from Centrelink.

Applications close on Friday 29 November 2019.

SCHOLARSHIP CRITERIA

Applications must address the following criteria and include evidence in relation to each one.

1. Academic achievement

Please provide:

a) Your most recent school report.
b) Academic achievements such as academic prizes, external academic competitions (eg Australia-wide university-initiated mathematics competition) and/or internal school competitions, Eisteddfod results, etc.
c) A list of activities and experiences in which you have been involved (eg debating, writing, participation in clubs, drama groups, artistic displays and exhibitions, sporting and other competitions).
d) Any university subjects/units, VET units of competency, or Certificates/Diplomas completed.

2. Contribution to CHC’s values and ethos

In a statement of 200 words, describe how you would support and contribute to CHC’s values, culture and community.

3. Value of an education in teaching

In a statement of 200 words, describe why completing a degree in teaching is important to you and how you see it as representing or embodying a pathway to achieving the goals you have set for your life and work.

APPLICATION DETAILS

1) Applications are to be submitted by email to admissions@chc.edu.au with the subject line, “Teacher Education Scholarship Application”.
2) Applications are to include as attachments a completed CHC Teacher Education Scholarship application form and documentation that addresses and supports the scholarship criteria indicated.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

1) The scholarship is available to commencing students who hold Australian citizenship or permanent resident status and who complete Year 12 in 2019.
2) The scholarship is awarded subject to the applicant meeting normal CHC admission requirements for the nominated courses and will be implemented once all academic enrolment procedures are finalised.
3) The scholarship is not transferable.
4) The scholarship cannot be deferred.
5) The recipient can benefit from one CHC scholarship per year.
6) The semester value of the scholarship will be applied to the recipient’s student account and cannot be redeemed for cash, in part or in whole.
7) The recipient must maintain a full-time study load of 40 credit points (4 units) per semester in an undergraduate initial teacher education course to remain eligible for the scholarship. Approved cross-institutional study will be included when determining the recipient’s study load (this does not include concurrent enrolment in two courses).
8) Continued eligibility for the scholarship is contingent upon the applicant maintaining satisfactory academic progress by passing all units each semester.
9) All recipients should be of good character and willing to support and uphold the core values and ethos of CHC. Scholarships or part thereof may be revoked at the discretion of CHC, if the recipient brings the name of CHC into disrepute.

SCHOLARSHIP OFFER AND ACCEPTANCE PROCESS

Applications are to be submitted by Friday 29 November 2019.

Applications will not be processed unless CHC has received an application for a nominated initial teacher education course via QTAC.

Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application, to the email address provided on the application form, within 20 working days of the close of applications.

In accepting the CHC Teacher Education Scholarship, the recipient acknowledges that they accept the terms and conditions outlined above.

REVIEW OF DECISIONS

Applicants who are not satisfied with the outcome of their application may access the provisions of CHC Policy: Grievance Policy and Procedures for Domestic Students – Non-Academic Grievances.

Business Scholarships

A limited number of scholarships are available in 2020 for applicants to the CHC Bachelor of Business.

These competitive scholarships are valued at $4,000 over two years ($1,000 for each semester) and are open to Australian citizens and permanent residents who are completing Year 12 in 2019.

Note: Some scholarships may affect Centrelink payments. It is the recipient’s responsibility to seek advice from Centrelink.

Applications close on Friday 29 November 2019.

SCHOLARSHIP CRITERIA

Applications must address the following criteria and include evidence in relation to each one.

1. Academic achievement

Please provide:

a) Your most recent school report.
b) Academic achievements such as academic prizes, external academic competitions (eg Australia-wide university-initiated mathematics competition) and/or internal school competitions, Eisteddfod results, etc.
c) A list of activities and experiences in which you have been involved (eg debating, writing, participation in clubs, drama groups, artistic displays and exhibitions, sporting and other competitions).
d) Any university subjects/units, VET units of competency, or Certificates/Diplomas completed.

2. Contribution to CHC’s values and ethos

In a statement of 200 words, describe how you would support and contribute to CHC’s values, culture and community.

3. Value of an education in business

In a statement of 200 words, describe why completing a degree in business is important to you and how you see it as representing or embodying a pathway to achieving the goals you have set for your life and work.

APPLICATION DETAILS

1) Applications are to be submitted by email to admissions@chc.edu.au with the subject line, “Business Scholarship Application”.
2) Applications are to include as attachments a completed CHC Business Scholarship application form and documentation that addresses and supports the scholarship criteria indicated.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

1) The scholarship is available to commencing students who hold Australian citizenship or permanent resident status and who complete Year 12 in 2019.
2) The scholarship is awarded subject to the applicant meeting normal CHC admission requirements for the nominated courses and will be implemented once all academic enrolment procedures are finalised.
3) The scholarship is not transferable.
4) The scholarship cannot be deferred.
5) The recipient can benefit from one CHC scholarship per year.
6) The semester value of the scholarship will be applied to the recipient’s student account and cannot be redeemed for cash, in part or in whole.
7) The recipient must maintain a full-time study load of 40 credit points (4 units) per semester in the Bachelor of Business to remain eligible for the scholarship. Approved cross-institutional study will be included when determining the recipient’s study load (this does not include concurrent enrolment in two courses).
8) Continued eligibility for the scholarship is contingent upon the applicant maintaining satisfactory academic progress by passing all units each semester.
9) All recipients should be of good character and willing to support and uphold the core values and ethos of CHC. Scholarships or part thereof may be revoked at the discretion of CHC, if the recipient brings the name of CHC into disrepute.

SCHOLARSHIP OFFER AND ACCEPTANCE PROCESS

Applications are to be submitted by Friday 29 November 2019.

Applications will not be processed unless CHC has received an application for the Bachelor of Business via QTAC.

Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application, to the email address provided on the application form, within 20 working days of the close of applications.

In accepting the CHC Business Scholarship, the recipient acknowledges that they accept the terms and conditions outlined above.

REVIEW OF DECISIONS

Applicants who are not satisfied with the outcome of their application may access the provisions of CHC Policy: Grievance Policy and Procedures for Domestic Students – Non-Academic Grievances.

Norma Packer Scholarship

Millis Institute

The Norma Packer Scholarship is available in 2020 for applicants to the CHC Bachelor of Arts in the Liberal Arts. The scholarship is awarded to one student.

The scholarship is made possible by a generous donation from the Packer family of Queensland company, Packer Leather. The scholarship is named in honour of Norma Packer and will be presented by the Packer family.

The Norma Packer Scholarship is valued at $10,000 to be paid as follows:

• Payment of the applicable tuition fees for the first semester of full-time enrolment (40 credit points, or 4 units) in the Bachelor of Arts in the Liberal Arts; and
• Remaining monies paid to the recipient as a cash payment to be used for the purchase of study resources.

Note: Some scholarships may affect Centrelink payments. It is the recipient’s responsibility to seek advice from Centrelink.

Applications close on Friday 29 November 2019.

SCHOLARSHIP CRITERIA

An applicant is eligible to be nominated for the Norma Packer Scholarship if the applicant:

• is an Australian citizen or permanent resident;
• does not their family residence in a major city;
• is completing Year 12 in 2019; and
• has a history of academic excellence.

Applications must address the following criteria and include evidence in relation to each one.

1. Academic achievement

Please provide:

a) Your most recent school report.
b) Academic achievements such as academic prizes, external academic competitions (eg Australia-wide university-initiated mathematics competition) and/or internal school competitions, Eisteddfod results, etc.
c) A list of activities and experiences in which you have been involved (eg debating, writing, participation in clubs, drama groups, artistic displays and exhibitions, sporting and other competitions).
d) Any university subjects/units, VET units of competency, or Certificates/Diplomas completed.

2. Contribution to CHC’s values and ethos

In a statement of 200 words, describe how you would support and contribute to CHC’s values, culture and community.

3. Value of an education in the liberal arts

In a statement of 200 words, describe why completing a degree in the liberal arts is important to you and how you see it as representing or embodying a pathway to achieving the goals you have set for your life and work.

APPLICATION DETAILS

1) Applications are to be submitted by email to admissions@chc.edu.au with the subject line, “Norma Packer Scholarship Application”.
2) Applications are to include as attachments a completed CHC Norma Packer Scholarship application form and documentation that addresses and supports the scholarship criteria indicated.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

1) The scholarship is available to commencing students who hold Australian citizenship or permanent resident status and who complete Year 12 in 2019.
2) The scholarship is awarded subject to the applicant meeting normal CHC admission requirements for the nominated courses and will be implemented once all academic enrolment procedures are finalised.
3) The scholarship is not transferable.
4) The scholarship cannot be deferred.
5) The recipient can benefit from one CHC scholarship per year.
6) The semester value of the scholarship will be applied to the recipient’s student account and cannot be redeemed for cash, in part or in whole.
7) The recipient must enrol in a full-time study load of 40 credit points (4 units) in the first semester of study in the Bachelor of Arts in the Liberal Arts to be eligible for the scholarship. Approved cross-institutional study will be included when determining the recipient’s study load (this does not include concurrent enrolment in two courses).
8) All recipients should be of good character and willing to support and uphold the core values and ethos of CHC. Scholarships or part thereof may be revoked at the discretion of CHC, if the recipient brings the name of CHC into disrepute.

SCHOLARSHIP OFFER AND ACCEPTANCE PROCESS

Applications are to be submitted by Friday 29 November 2019.

Applications will not be processed unless CHC has received an application for the Bachelor of Arts in the Liberal Arts via QTAC.

Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application, to the email address provided on the application form, within 20 working days of the close of applications.

In accepting the CHC Norma Packer Scholarship, the recipient acknowledges that they accept the terms and conditions outlined above.

REVIEW OF DECISIONS

Applicants who are not satisfied with the outcome of their application may access the provisions of CHC Policy: Grievance Policy and Procedures for Domestic Students – Non-Academic Grievances.

Australian Government Scholarships

The Australian Government provides financial assistance to higher education students by making available the:

• Student Start-up Loan; and
• Relocation Scholarship.

The Student Start-up Loan is a voluntary loan that is available to eligible full-time students in higher education who receive Youth Allowance, Austudy or ABSTUDY Living Allowance.

The Relocation Scholarship is a payment made once a year to help eligible ABSTUDY or Youth Allowance students with their higher education if they have relocated to or from a regional or remote area to study. Austudy students are not eligible for the Relocation Scholarship.

Further information, including eligibility criteria and payment amounts, is available on the relevant pages of the Department of Human Services website.