Peter Taylor Scholarship - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Peter Taylor Scholarship

This scholarship is currently closed. Scholarship applications for Semester 1 2022 will open on 1 September 2021.



Elaine Taylor shall donate A$5,000 per year for the purpose of supporting high achieving undergraduate students undertaking a Bachelor of Creative Industries (Creative Writing and Publishing) or any Bachelor program with a major or minor in Australian studies or Creative Writing and Publishing.

One Scholarship per year valued at $5,000 will be offered, paid in lump sum instalments of A$2,500 per Semester approximately three weeks after Census Date, once enrolment has been confirmed.

Students will be expected to maintain full-time enrolment in their program throughout the period of their scholarship and maintain a minimum academic standard of not less than 5.0 Grade Point Average (GPA).

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

Eligibility
  • Full-time continuing undergraduate student enrolled in a Bachelor of Creative Industries (Creative Writing and Publishing), or any Bachelor program with a major or minor in Australian Studies, or any Bachelor program with a major or minor in Creative Writing and Publishing
  • Permanent resident of Australia, Australian citizen, New Zealand citizen or Permanent Australian Humanitarian Visa holder
Selection criteria
  • Financial need
  • Academic achievement
Eligible programs
Bachelor of Creative Industries (Creative Writing and Publishing), or any Bachelor program with a major or minor in Australian Studies, or any Bachelor program with a major or minor in Creative Writing and Publishing
Number available
1 per year
Value

A$5,000 per scholarship