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Fogarty Foundation Scholarships

The Fogarty Foundation provides a number of scholarships to support students enrolled in and completing either a postgraduate (graduate certificate or masters) in Education specialising in either Learning Difficulties or Special Education. It is hoped these scholarships will enable teachers to upgrade their qualifications in the above respective areas and to build a cohort of specialisation and support throughout and after their studies. Students will be required on acceptance of the scholarship to engage in small program of engagement with current and past scholars.

Important dates

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

Applies to

Domestic Postgraduate 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 Australian Permanent resident;
  • be enrolled in a minimum of 30 credit points;
  • be currently enrolled in one of the following courses;

Half or full graduate certificate in Learning Difficulties (L41 or L47)
Half or full graduate certificate in Special Education (L46)
Masters of Education students (H08) specialising in either
- Learn Difficulties: EDU6373; EDU6584; LAN6124 & MAE6103 or
- Special Education: EDU6373; EDU6174; EDU6477; EDU6584

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 demonstrating your commitment to working with children who have leaning difficulties and/or special needs.

For more information

Contact AskUs.

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