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Australian Catholic University (ACU)

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Gill Family Scholarship

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About this scholarship

About this scholarship

Established in 2014, the Gill Family Scholarship is intended to financially assist students from low socio-economic backgrounds.

Application dates

  • Open: Monday, 28 May 2018
  • Close: Monday, 6 August 2018

Scholarship type



  • The scholarship is valued at $2,500, to be paid in one lump sum.
  • There is one scholarship available.

Student type



This scholarship is open to applicants who meet all of the following criteria:

  • Citizenship: domestic students
  • Campus: Melbourne or Ballarat
  • Course: enrolled in a Nursing or Midwifery degree

Application process

The following documents must be submitted with the application:

  • A written statement of approximately 200 words outlining:
    • how the Scholarship could financially support you and your studies
    • how your intended degree would potentially benefit future career aspirations
  • Evidence of your contribution to community service and social justice
  • Evidence of financial need
  • Academic transcript (current)
  • Resume

Selection criteria

Applications are assessed based on the strength of the following criteria:

  • Written statement
  • Contribution to community service and social justice
  • Financial need

Selection process

Applications will be shortlisted by the Scholarships Office and a recipient selected by a selection committee comprised of the donor and a representative of the School of Nursing and Midwifery.

Applications close on 6 August 2018


  • Female
  • Male