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Cyber Security CRC (Cooperative Research Centre) Scholarship

The Cyber Security CRC (Cooperative Research Centre) will be supporting 2 Scholarships to female students undertaking their 1st year in the Bachelor of Science (Cyber Security) Course at ECU. The Scholarships aim to support students experiencing financial hardship by providing each student with $5000 per semester in first year of study. ECU will also provide a 20% fee reduction* to the successful applicants 1st year fees. *The fee reduction is capped at 20%. If recipients are eligible for any other fee reduction, the highest offered fee reduction will be applied. ACS (Australian Computer Society,) Australia’s largest ICT community, will provide recipients of the Cyber Security CRC Scholarship with free student membership and complementary registration to all ACS WA events for 12 months.

Important dates

Opens: 1-03-2020 Closes: 24-04-2020

Applies to

Domestic Undergraduate

At a glance

  • You must be a current ECU student to be eligible for this scholarship.
  • Questions about this scholarship can be directed to AskUs.

Eligibility guidelines

To be eligible for this scholarship you must:

  • be an Australian citizen or Australian Permanent resident;
  • be a female student;
  • enrolled full time (60 cp)
  • be a first year student currently enrolled in a Bachelor of Science- Cyber Security;
  • be able to demonstrate financial hardship; and
  • not be in receipt of an other industry funded scholarship.

How to apply

Application is made via the ECU Online Scholarship Application Portal. Access to the portal is available between application opening and closing dates.

Along with your application you will be asked to provide a 500 word personal statement in response to the below questions;

Describe your current financial situation and how the Cyber Security CRC (Cooperative Research Centre) Scholarship would assist you in achieving your degree?

Why have you decided to undertake a degree in Cyber Security and what would you like to do once you complete your degree?

For more information

Contact AskUs.

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