Awarded by Australian Catholic University
Established in 2011, the Sophia Scholarship was initiated by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Students Learning and Teaching) to reward students who are participating in extraordinary activities for the common good.
Recipients will be selected by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Students, Learning and Teaching) and one or more Associate Vice-Chancellors.
Open to full-time or part-time students from any campus at either undergraduate or postgraduate level. Applications are also invited from ACU Alumni.
More than one
Up to $5,000
Applications must include a written statement of no more than 250 words detailing applicant's involvement and impact on an extraordinary activity or project that is for the benefit of the common good. Statement should also detail how financial support can help progress or have an impact on the activity or project.
ACU is The Australian Catholic University, a public university funded by the Australian Government and open to students and staff of all beliefs.
We have six campuses in Australia and offer programs throughout Australia and overseas. Our students enjoy the benefits of small, friendly campuses and small class sizes, and have direct access to highly qualified lecturers and quality student support services. Our campuses are located in Brisbane (Queensland), North Sydney and Strathfield, (New South Wales), Canberra (ACT), Ballarat and Melbourne (Victoria).