Dr Paul McCarthy Memorial Bursary - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Dr Paul McCarthy Memorial Bursary

Applications for Semester 2, 2020 are now closed.

Selections will be held in July/August with all applicants being notified of the outcome of their application by close of business on Friday 28 August 2020.

Second year students who are currently enrolled in a Sport or Exercise Science degree

This bursary was established in honour of Dr Paul McCarthy, a doctor who was one of the servicemen killed in a helicopter crash in Asia in 2005.

Please note: This bursary is offered on a yearly basis through funds provided by an external donor. If funding is not available in any given year, the bursary will not be awarded.

  • second year students with at least 8 courses (96 units) completed¬†
  • enrolled full time in any of the Sport / Exercise Science programs¬†
  • permanent resident of Australia, Australian citizen, New Zealand citizen or Permanent Australian Humanitarian Visa holder
Selection criteria
  • demonstrated academic merit
  • demonstrated financial need
Eligible programs
Number available