Cowan Grant Trust Marine and Tropical Biology Scholarship

Cowan Grant Trust Marine and Tropical Biology Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  James Cook University

 Scholarship Name:  Cowan Grant Trust Marine and Tropical Biology Scholarship

 Description:  The scholarship was established in 2008 to assist students experiencing financial hardship with the costs of general education or travel expenses associated with studying Marine and Tropical Biology at JCU Cairns. The Trust was founded by Marnie Cowan in 1994 to support the role of education in building stronger communities. Marnie and her husband Bill believed in the benefits of a tertiary education, and wanted to help students financially.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass), Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma, Master Degree (By Coursework)

 Study Fields:  Sciences

 Subjects:  Marine biology

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $10,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship provides a one-off payment of $10,000.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Australian citizens; be undertaking study in marine and tropical biology at the Cairns campus of JCU; be experiencing financial hardship; and have commenced undergraduate study within 2 years of leaving high school or be enrolled in a postgraduate course.

 Target Group:  Educational disadvantage

 Study Location:  Australia - QLD: North Queensland

 Closing Date:  31 August

 Scholarship Website:  http://www-public.jcu.edu.au/scholarships/area/JCU_139228 (opens in new window)

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Department:  Scholarships Office

 Contact Phone:  61 7 47815528

 Contact Email:  scholarships@jcu.edu.au

 Contact Postal Address:  James Cook University, Townsville, QLD 4811 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  James Cook University

 Provider Phone:  61 1800 246446

 Provider Fax:  61 7 47816295

 Provider Website:  http://www.jcu.edu.au (opens in new window)