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UniSA Business School undergraduate scholarships and grants

Scholarships for continuing studentsContinuing Students Scholarships for new studentsNew Students Scholarships for indigenous studentsIndigenous Students
Scholarships for rural students Rural Students Scholarships for economically disadvantaged students Economically Disadvantaged Students Scholarships for international studentsInternational Students
Disabled students Disabled Students HighAchiever High Achieving Students  

Scholarship name Discipline area Value Contact Who can apply
Belinda Helen Jefferys Human Resource Management Scholarship Human Resource Management $5,000 Rita Mitkas Continuing StudentsHighAchiever
The Dean of Law Grant Law, associated double degree $2,000 Carol Brewitt New StudentsHighAchieverScholarships for economically disadvantaged studentsDisabled studentsScholarships for indigenous studentsScholarships for rural students
Ehrenberg-Bass Institute Vacation Scholarship Marketing $300.00 per week fulltime ($60 per day part time) Vacation Scholarship Coordinator Continuing Students
Ehrenberg Scholarship Marketing Payment of student HECS Fee for one year Elke Seretis New StudentsHighAchiever
Ian D. McLachlan Memorial Grant Commerce $5,000 Chris Crabbe New StudentsScholarships for economically disadvantaged studentsHighAchieverScholarships for rural students
Laity Morrow Scholarship Law $1,000 Carol Brewitt HighAchiever
Leedwell Grant Property $1,000 Marketing Officer HighAchiever
Minter Ellison Law Scholarship Law $16,000 Carol Brewitt Scholarships for economically disadvantaged studentsHighAchiever
Pank/University of South Australia Prize for Social Innovation and Enterprise Management, Business $10,000 Rita Mitkas Continuing StudentsScholarships for economically disadvantaged studentsHighAchiever
Paul Anderson Law Grant Law, Double degree with Law $4,000 Carol Brewitt Continuing StudentsScholarships for economically disadvantaged studentsHighAchiever
SA Wealth Management Grant Commerce $1,000 Marketing Officer HighAchiever
University of South Australia Business School Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Scholarship Business, Commerce, Law $12,000 Business School Indigenous StudentsNew Students
University of South Australia Business School Overseas Experience Grants all $2,000 Academic Officer: Student Mobility Continuing StudentsHighAchiever
University of South Australia Business School Research Vacation Scholarship   $2,400 Business School Research Office Continuing StudentsHighAchiever
University of South Australia Business School Student Mobility Grants Business $5,000 Project Coordinator: Student Mobility Continuing Students
University of South Australia Business School TAR International High Achiever Scholarship Business, Technology (Property Management) 25% tuition fees based on 2 years full time study Business School Continuing StudentsHighAchiever


Please note:
Scholarships and Grants are subject to change and are awarded based on conditions current at the time of award.



Belinda Helen Jefferys Human Resource Management Scholarship

The Belinda Helen Jefferys Human Resource Management Scholarship will be awarded to a student who is enrolled full-time in the final year of the Undergraduate Human Resource Management program at UniSA.

Applicants will be asked to provide a personal written statement (250 words) detailing:

Value: The recipient will receive up to $5,000. The $5,000 will be paid in two instalments of $2,500 after the Study Period 2 and Study Period 5 census dates in their final year of study, provided the recipient maintains full-time enrolment and satisfactory academic merit.

For more information contact:
Rita Mitkas
Program Executive Officer
School of Management
Tel: (08) 8302 0508
Fax: (08) 8302 0512
Email: rita.mitkas@unisa.edu.au

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The Dean of Law Grant

The Dean of Law Grant intends to support full-time students who are new to higher education, enrolled into the Bachelor of Laws or associated double degree and are from backgrounds that are currently underrepresented in the local South Australian legal profession. These students include: Indigenous students, students from a non-English speaking background, students who are financially disadvantaged, students from a rural or isolated location, and students with a disability. The grant supports the University's 'social justice' value, which aims to build social cohesion by achieving equitable educational access and outcomes across our diverse student community. Applicants must: be Australian citizens, permanent residents or holders of a permanent humanitarian visa; and be enrolled to study full-time. Applicants must provide a personal written statement (max 500 - 1000 words) identifying their relevant equity group and outlining their career and personal goals and how the grant will assist them in achieving their goals. Academic merit (Tertiary Entrance Rank) will also be considered in the recipient selection.

Value: $2,000

For more information contact:
Carol Brewitt
Program Administration Officer
School of Law
Telephone: 8302 7225
Email carol.brewitt@unisa.edu.au

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Ehrenberg-Bass Institute Vacation Scholarship

The Ehrenberg-Bass Institute Vacation Scholarship is open to students who have completed Buyer and Consumer Behaviour and are enrolled in or have completed one of the following programs: Bachelor of Management (Marketing) (DBMK) - including where it has been undertaken in a Business Double Degree (DBDD), Bachelor of Management (Marketing)/Bachelor of International Relations (DBMT), or a Bachelor of Marketing and Communication (DBMN). Students are offered the opportunity to undertake research for a minimum of 6 weeks with experienced researchers in the Ehrenberg-Bass Institute for Marketing Science within the School of Marketing.

Value: $300.00 per week fulltime ($60 per day part time)

For more information visit the Vacation Research Scholarship webpage

For more information contact:
Vacation Scholarship Coordinator
Ehrenberg-Bass Institute for Marketing Science
University of South Australia
Tel: (08) 8302 0111
Fax: (08) 8302 0123

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Ehrenberg Scholarship

The School of Marketing at the University of South Australia is offering a one year HECS-HELP undergraduate scholarship for an outstanding student enrolling in the Bachelor of Business (Marketing), or Bachelor of Marketing and Communication for the first time. The Scholarship is named after one of the world's greatest marketing scientists, Professor Andrew Ehrenberg, whose contribution to marketing science has had a major influence on the research and teaching of the School of Marketing. All commencing students with an Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) of 95 or above who enrol full-time in either of these programs will be eligible for consideration. Selected candidates will be invited to attend an interview and the scholarship will be awarded based on students' potential for excellence in marketing. More than one scholarship may be awarded if the judges deem there to be more than one outstanding candidate.

The School of Marketing will contact eligible students by mail after they have enrolled in one of the specified programs.

Value: Payment of student HECS Fee contributions for one year for the Bachelor of Business(Marketing), or Bachelor of Marketing and Communication.

For more information contact:
Elke Seretis
Marketing and Business Development Manager
The Ehrenberg-Bass Institute for Marketing Science
Tel: (08) 8302 0769
Fax: (08) 8302 0123
Email: Elke.Seretis@unisa.edu.au

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Ian D. McLachlan Memorial Grant

The University of South Australia has established the Ian D. McLachlan Memorial Grant in recognition of Ian McLachlan's commitment as a long-standing Council member of UniSA, who died on 30 April 2011. Ian was a member of the University's Finance Committee from July 1998 until April 2011 and joined the University Council as a co-opted member in 2000 and continued to serve as a Member of Council until April 2011. Ian also made significant contributions to the University through his role as Presiding Officer to the University's Audit and Risk Management Committee from 2005 until April 2011; and as Director of the ITEK Pty Ltd Board (UniSA's commercial arm) since 2006.

One grant, valued at $5,000, will be awarded each year to a final year, full-time student from one of the following programs:

Students who completed Year 11 or 12 at Unley High School, or are from a rural or isolated area will be encouraged to apply but it is not an essential criteria.

Applicants must be Australian Citizens or Permanent Residents.

Applicants must submit a personal written statement (500 words) detailing career and personal goals and how the scholarship will assist their studies.

 Applicants who completed Year 11 or 12 at Unley High School, or are from a rural or isolated area should include this information in their personal written statement.

The grant will be awarded on the basis of interview, financial disadvantage, academic merit and submission of a written statement.
Continuance of the grant is subject to satisfactory academic performance and the recipient should maintain a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 5.0 or above.

Value: $5,000. Payment will be made in two instalments of $2,500 each, after the Study Period 2 and Study Period 5 census dates provided the recipient continues to meet the grant criteria and maintains satisfactory academic performance.

For more information contact:
Chris Crabbe
Advancement Services
University of South Australia
Tel: (08) 8302 7634
Email: foundation.officer@unisa.edu.au

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Laity Morrow Scholarship

The Scholarship will be open to all students eligible for the Law Honours program in a calendar year. Selection will be determined by the partners of Laity Morrow, in consultation with the Dean and Head of School, based on the following criteria:
The student's grade point average across all relevant law courses, calculated at the beginning of the Honours year;
The correlation between the student's proposed Honours Thesis topic with areas of specialisation within the firm (aspects of corporate and commercial law, broadly defined);
On such other factors as deemed relevant by the partners of Laity Morrow.

Value: $1,000

For further information contact:
Carol Brewitt
Program Administration Officer
School of Law
Tel: (08) 8302 7225
Email: carol.brewiit@unisa.edu.au

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Leedwell Grant

This grant is available to students studying full time in the Bachelor of Business (Property) Program (DBPY). A candidate must: - have completed at least 36 out of 108 Program units (8 x 4.5), have achieved at least a credit average by the end of their first year according to the relevant Program schedule and be studying in Australia (onshore). An application letter outlining the following criteria - why the student chose to study Property and what the students career aspirations are, should be submitted to the Marketing Officer of the School of Commerce via email or in hard copy by the closing date.

Value: $1,000 (this will be paid after the census date of study Period 2 each year) and the possibility of work experience at Leedwell.

For more information contact:
Marketing Officer
School of Commerce
Tel: (08) 8302 0696
Fax: (08) 8302 0992
Email: commerce@unisa.edu.au

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Minter Ellison Law Scholarship

Minter Ellison SA/NT have generously provided a scholarship to support commencing students who are undertaking an undergraduate Bachelor of Laws or associated double degree at UniSA.

The scholarship, valued at up to $16,000, intends to support full-time students who are from backgrounds that are currently underrepresented in the local South Australian legal profession. These students include: Indigenous students, students from a non-English speaking background, students who are financially disadvantaged, students from a rural or isolated location, and students with a disability. The scholarship supports the University's 'social justice' value, which aims to build social cohesion by achieving equitable educational access and outcomes across our diverse student community.

Applicants must: be Australian citizens, permanent residents or holders of a permanent humanitarian visa; demonstrate financial disadvantage and be enrolled to study full-time. Applicants must provide a personal written statement (max 500 words) identifying their relevant equity group and outlining their career and personal goals and how the scholarship will assist them in achieving their goals.

The recipient will be selected on the basis of financial disadvantage, a personal written statement and performance at an interview. Academic merit (Tertiary Entrance Rank) will also be considered in the recipient selection.

Value: up to $16,000 which equates to $4,000 per year for a maximum of four years. Annual payments will be split in two instalments of $2,000 paid after the Study Period 2 and Study Period 5 census dates.

Please note that the Minter Ellison Law Scholarship will not be offered in 2014.

For more information contact:
Carol Brewitt
Program Administration Officer
School of Law
Tel: (08) 8302 7225
Email: carol.brewitt@unisa.edu.au

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Pank/University of South Australia Prize for Social Innovation and Enterprise

The Pank Prize for Social Innovation and Enterprise is open to all current UniSA students and alumni. The prize is designed to assist the recipient set up a new and innovative social enterprise in South Australia. Applicants can nominate a business partner who is not a UniSA student or alumni member to assist with their application for the award, valued at $10,000 plus mentoring support.

The application and selection process consists of three stages:

The prize recipient will be asked to develop a plan, in conjunction with a mentor, which includes milestones and timelines for the first 12 months.

Value: $10,000 paid in instalments subject to the provision of tax invoices or receipts. The recipient will also receive mentoring support to the value of $10,000 from UniSA staff.

For extended criteria and application details please contact:
Rita Mitkas
Program Executive Officer
School of Management
Tel: (08) 8302 0508
Fax: (08) 8302 0512
Email: rita.mitkas@unisa.edu.au

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Paul Anderson Law Grant

The Paul Anderson Law Grant is available to students who have completed at least 8 law courses. The grant will be awarded on the basis of financial disadvantage and academic merit, and preference will be given to students with a disability. 

Value: $4,000 based on a full-time load, it will be paid to the recipient in two instalments after the Study Period 2 and Study Period 5 census dates provided the recipient continues to meet the scholarship conditions and maintains satisfactory academic progress.

For more information contact:
Carol Brewitt
Program Administration Officer
School of Law
Tel: (08) 8302 7225
Email: carol.brewitt@unisa.edu.au

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SA Wealth Management Grant

The SA Wealth Management Grant is open to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Applied Finance (DBBF), Bachelor of Business (Finance) (DBCF), Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Applied Finance (DBCB) and Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting), Bachelor of Business (Finance) (DBCD). Students who have completed and/or are currently enrolled in BANK 3005 Applied Financial Planning will be given preference.

A candidate must:

APPLICATION PROCESS:
Students interested must apply via myScholarships on the myUniSA student portal and must submit a supporting statement to the Marketing Officer, School of Commerce. This statement of no more than 1,000 words and must address the following:

SELECTION PROCESS:
Following this, applicants will be shortlisted and then asked to participate in an interview. The interview panel will comprise of:

Value: $1,000 and the opportunity of work experience at SA Wealth Management as a Client Services Officer.

For more information contact:
Marketing Officer
School of Commerce
Tel: (08) 8302 0696
Email: commerce@unisa.edu.au

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University of South Australia Business School Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Scholarship

The University of South Australia Business School is offering three scholarships valued up to $4000 per annum, as a living allowance scholarship to contribute to independent academic learning of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students.

To be awarded for a period of three academic years to a student of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent who has been admitted to an undergraduate program offered by the Business School for studies in Business, Commerce or Law.

The scholarship total is $12,000 for 3 years degrees or a maximum of $16000 for degrees with a longer duration.

Value: $4,000 per annum, for up to three years

For more information contact:
Academic Officer: Credit and Admissions
University of South Australia Business School
Tel: (08) 8302 0179
Fax: (08) 8302 0904
Email: Div-BUE-academic-services@unisa.edu.au 

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University of South Australia Business School Overseas Experience Grants

UniSA Business School Overseas Experience Grants are competitive and open to both undergraduate and postgraduate coursework students enrolled in a University of South Australia Business School program. The Business School Overseas Experience Grants will assist students who are participating in an overseas experience such as an internship, conference presentation or third party provided practicum, summer school, study tour or volunteer abroad program. Activities must be approved by the Program Director for credit into the student's program of study.

Closing date: see UniSA Business School Mobility website

Value: $2,000

For more information contact:
Academic Officer: Student Mobility UniSA Business School Services
Tel: (08) 8302 0903
Fax: (08) 8302 0904
Email: business.mobility@unisa.edu.au
Website: http://w3.unisa.edu.au/business/exchange/outbound/scholarships.asp

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University of South Australia Business School Research Vacation Scholarship

The purpose of the scholarship is to enable undergraduate students, in the Business School, to undertake research with an experienced researcher over the summer vacation period, in disciplines within the Business School . The intended outcomes are to encourage outstanding students, who may be interested in exploring a particular topic or wish to pursue a higher degree by research; to stimulate students interest in research; and to gauge students research aptitude. The maximum tenure is eight weeks. The grants are not intended to support the employment of students for routine work or the completion of program requirements.

Who can apply: Current undergraduate second, third year or final year and Honours students within the UniSA Business School.

Eligibility: Recipients will be selected on the basis of academic merit (usually recipients have a GPA of 5 or above).

Value: $300 per week for the agreed tenure, which is up to eight weeks (to a maximum value of $2,400). Payment is made fortnightly in arrears.

For more information contact:
The Business School Research Office
Email: business-research@unisa.edu.au

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University of South Australia Business School Student Mobility Grants

UniSA Business School Student Mobility Grant will assist business students undertaking an international exchange (via the UniSA International Student Exchange Program) at a partner University, with travel and living expenses. The grants are open to both undergraduate and postgraduate coursework students enrolled in a UniSA Business School program who are participating in exchange for the first time. A range of grants are available in value from $1,500 to $5,000.

Value: from $1,500 to $5,000

Closing date: Please refer to UniSA Business School Student Mobility website

For extended criteria and application details, please contact:
Academic Officer Student Mobility
Business Division Services
Tel: (08) 8302 0903
Fax: (08) 8302 0904
Email: business.mobility@unisa.edu.au
Website: UniSA Business School Student Mobility website

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University of South Australia Business School TAR International High Achiever Scholarship

Up to three Scholarships will be awarded annually on the basis of academic excellence to International students from Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TAR), articulating from a Diploma in Business or Diploma in Technology (Property Management) into the second year of any UniSA Business degree.

Applicants should have a grade point average of 3.5/4 or higher, from prior studies at TAR, on entry and scholarships will be awarded to the highest ranked students who have applied and accepted a place in their UniSA Business Degree.

Application Procedure:
 

When to apply

Applications must be submitted at least eight weeks prior to commencement of study at the University of South Australia:

How to apply

Awarding of scholarships will be based on applicants' final transcripts

Value: 25% tuition fees based on 2 years full time study.

For more information contact:
UniSA Business School
Business Services
Tel: (08) 8302 0705
Email: Div-BUE-academic-services@unisa.edu.au


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