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D'Arcy Slater Foundation Scholarship

The D'Arcy Slater Foundation was established after the death of 13 year old D'Arcy Slater at Guildford Grammar School. D'Arcy a strong academic represented GGS in the Maths Olympiad, Chess and was awarded a Distinction in the Westpac Maths Competition receiving an Academic honour on Speech night. A keen sportsman D'Arcy was elected the year 7 sports monitor, played tennis and football for GGS and was on the swim team. As an only child D'Arcy was an outgoing boy who enjoyed the company of his friends, the horse industry and was an enthusiast in all aspects of life. The prime aim of the Foundation is to provide Australian youth with a means to realise their aspirations and potentials in education, sport, music, the arts and to provide domestic training in all feeds.The scholarship offers payments of $1,000 in your first year of study, and $2,000 in your 2nd and 3rd years, for a total of $5,000.

Important dates

Opens: 1-03-2021 Closes: 1-04-2021

Applies to

Domestic Undergraduate Coursework

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 an Australian permanent resident;
  • be enrolled in 1st year of the Bachelor of Arts (Acting) - course code Y93;
  • be enrolled in full time study; and
  • be able to demonstrate financial hardship.

Selection criteria

Selection will be based on applicants financial and personal circumstances.

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 describing how your personal circumstances would benefit from receiving the Scholarship and how your application meet the aims and objectives of the D'Arcy Slater Foundation

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