EH and FC Churchward Sugar Industry Trust Scholarship

This scholarship supports undergraduate students with an interest in pursuing a career in the sugar cane industry within the Bundaberg region.

Scholarship Value: $1,000

Length of Scholarship: One-off payment

Number Available: 1 (one)

Opening Date: 24 April 2017

Closing Date: 23 June 2017

Study LevelBachelor
Year of StudyContinuing (2nd year or greater); 3rd year or greater
CitizenshipAustralian Citizen
EthnicityAboriginal; Torres Strait Islander; South Sea Islander; Non Indigenous
Study RegionBundaberg
Study ModeAll modes
Study LoadAll loads

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible to receive The EH and FC Churchward Sugar Industry Trust Scholarship an applicant must:

  • Be in their 2nd year or higher of study in Term 2017  in a Bachelor of Science (Agricultural and Food Science)
  • Have a residential postcode in the Bundaberg Region (4620-4675)
  • Be an Australian Citizen
  • Be enrolled at CQUniversity at the time of Census Date Term 2 2017
  • Not be receiving another Donor funded * Scholarship

*Donor Funded: refers to a scholarship which is only available to CQUniversity students, funded by an individual or organisation external to the University (excluding Federal Government funded Commonwealth and Equity Scholarships)

Selection Criteria

Applicants will be assessed based on an application form and a written submission addressing the following:

  • Why I am interested in (or want to pursue a career in) the agricultural and Food Science Industry?

Evidence of academic achievement (school reports, academic records) should also be submitted.

Additional Information

Payment of the Scholarship

Payment will be made to the successful applicant after Census Date of Term 2 2017. Payment will credited electronically to the student's nominated bank account.

Supporting Documentation

  1. Written Statement - refer Selection Criteria
  2. Evidence of academic achievement (school reports, academic records) should also be submitted.

How to apply

To apply for the EH and FC Churchward Sugar Industry Trust Scholarship:

  1. Read the Scholarship Guidelines to check for eligibility and documentation required
  2. Complete a Scholarship Online Application Form, ensuring all supporting documentation is completed and attached as outlined in the Scholarship Guidelines
    • For Current students (applicants who have already have a Student ID number) here to apply through MyCentre. You will need to log in with your student details.
    • For Future students (applicants who have applied or are intending to apply to study at CQUniversity but not yet received or accepted an offer) click here to apply
  3. Complete Applications must be received at the Student Life and Wellbeing Centre, Scholarships Office by 5pm on the closing date.

    Failure to supply requested documents will result in your application being incomplete. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

How will I know the outcome of my application?

A selection panel, consisting of representatives from CQUniversity will be formed to determine the successful applicant in each instance. A scholarship will only be offered where there is an applicant of sufficient merit. All applicants will be notified of the outcome of their applications as soon as possible after the selection panel meets.

Donor details

EH and FC Churchward Sugar Industry Trust