Applications are now open for the Regional Sports Scholarship Program.
To apply you must fit the below eligibility criteria:
- currently enrolled full time or part time students who are studying towards a diploma, degree or post graduate at La Trobe University
- studying at a La Trobe Regional Campus – Bendigo, Shepparton, Mildura, Albury-Wodonga;
- permanent residents of Australia;
- currently competing at a national or state league competition (an equivalent level depending upon sport and location)
Each recipient will receive $1,000 to contribute to the cost of participation in Australian University Games and World University Games during this period.
All scholarship recipients will become La Trobe University Sports Ambassadors for a period of one year and after an induction process, recipients will become involved in various events aimed at promoting sports and Australian University Sport at regional campuses and facilitating students to participate in AUS events. Recipients will be required to adhere to the sporting code of conduct as role models and leaders.
For further details and an application form contact Rennie Cirillo, Clubs & Recreation Manager.
Photo: Brendan Aikman, Scholarship recipient receiving a Blue Award, presented by Prof Russell Hoye