Applications open: 17/01/2023
Applications close: 8/03/2023
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About this scholarship
The Richard Langham Memorial Bursary in Pharmacy supports 3rd and 4th year students in the Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) at Curtin University to attend a professional conference or meeting which will assist them in their career progression.
- Current Students
- Faculty of Health Sciences
- Australian Citizen
- Australian Permanent Resident
- New Zealand Citizen
- Permanent Humanitarian Visa
- International Student
- Merit Based
The Richard Langham Memorial Bursary in Pharmacy will provide the following support (based on a full-time study load of 100 credits per semester):
- A one-off cash payment between $500-$1,500. The amount can be used at the recipient’s discretion to contribute towards professional conference/meeting expenses.
- Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours)
Applicants must meet all of the following criteria to be considered eligible for the Richard Langham Memorial Scholarship:
- Australian or New Zealand citizen, Australian Permanent Resident, Australian Permanent Humanitarian Visa holder or International student
- Enrolled full-time or part-time in the Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) at Curtin University in 2023
- Minimum course weighted average (CWA) of 50
- Must be in the 3rd or 4th year of Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours)
Step 1: Access application form
- Application form can be accessed via the ‘My Studies’ tab in OASIS or via the ‘Apply Online’ button on the top right-hand side of this page
Step 2: Complete
- Complete the application form online
- Application form can be saved at any point of the process
- Multiple scholarships can be applied for at one time
- Tips on how to complete your application can be found under the Applying for scholarships link on the scholarships website
Step 3: Submit
- Closing date is listed at the top of the page
- Incomplete applications will not be assessed
- Once submitted, application status will change to submitted
Step 4: Receipt
- Application receipt will be sent to the email address provided when you created your Curtin account, once your application has been submitted
Step 5: Assessment
- Applications will be assessed by an assessment panel using the following criteria:
- Responses to questions in application form
- Provide a brief description of the conference/meeting including budget costs associated with this
- Statement outlining how the bursary will assist the student in their career progression
- Demonstrated academic potential
Step 6: Outcome
- All successful and unsuccessful applicants notified of their outcome via the Scholarships Channel (Student OASIS) within 6-8 weeks of the scholarship closing date
Step 7: Acceptance
- Successful applicants must accept the terms and conditions via the Scholarship Channel (Student OASIS) by the deadline
- Bursary will be awarded if there are applicants of sufficient merit and need
Recipients must meet all of the following:
- Maintain an enrolment each study period at Curtin University in Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours)
- Maintain a course weighted average (CWA) of at least 50 each study period
- Pass all units attempted
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Tips on how to complete your application can be found under the Applying for scholarships link on the scholarships website.
Students may apply for as many scholarships as they are eligible for, and if successful, will be awarded the highest value scholarship. If students are successful in receiving an offer for more than one scholarship valued the same, they will have the opportunity to select their preferred scholarship.
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Generally scholarship money paid to full-time students is not treated as taxable income, however if your study load is less than 75 credits (part-time) your scholarship money is not tax exempt. Other than the full-time study requirement, the general rule is that scholarships are exempt from taxation unless:
- It is a condition of the scholarship that a recipient is required to undertake activities that are of use, help or benefit to the scholarship provider – then the student is rendering a service by agreeing to undertake those activities;
- An award is received by a student where the scholarship is not provided principally for educational purposes.
- During or upon completion of the degree for which the scholarship is awarded a recipient is required to become, or shall continue to be, an employee of the funding body; or
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