Bega Valley Shire Council is offering seven (7) scholarships for local young people aged between 18 and 25 years studying in any field of endeavor:
The scholarships aim to support the local development of skills and abilities of young people experiencing barriers to higher education. The scholarships also aim to promote both the educational opportunities in the Shire and the far reaching social, environmental and economic benefits.
To be eligible for a scholarship the applicants must
Preference is given to applicants who can demonstrate financial hardship.
People of diversity are encouraged to apply – including Aboriginal people, those of diverse gender and sexuality and people of all abilities.
|Assessment Committee Review|
|Report to Council|
|Advise applicants and complete agreements|
|Activity undertaken||Funds need to be used within the 30 June 2017.|
|Activity reports / acquittals||Acquittals are due by 30 June 2017.|