2024 - Warakirri Cropping Scholarship - Tenders Global

2024 – Warakirri Cropping Scholarship

Curtin University

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Status: Preview

Applications open: 15/01/2024
Applications close: 6/03/2024

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About this scholarship

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS SCHOLARSHIP IS SET TO ‘PREVIEW’ AND DETAILS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

The purpose of the Warakirri Cropping Scholarship is to support and provide financial assistance to undergraduate students undertaking Agricultural and Agribusiness courses.

Warakirri Cropping owns and operates more than 155,000 hectares of broadacre cropping farms across Victoria, Southern and Northern New South Wales, Southern Queensland, and Western Australia, with an annual grain production capacity of approximately 400,000 tonnes. The organisation offers a farming lifestyle with a strong focus on innovation, career development, safety, and family values, with the goal of exceeding investor expectations and simultaneously fostering the development and support of employees for a sustainable future.

Please visit www.warakirricropping.com.au for more information on the company.

  • Current Students

  • Faculty of Science & Engineering

    • Science courses

  • Undergraduate

  • Australian Citizen

  • Australian Permanent Resident

  • New Zealand Citizen

  • Permanent Humanitarian Visa

  • Merit Based

The Warakirri Cropping Scholarship will provide the following support for up to two years (based on a full-time enrolment of 100 credits per semester):

  • A total of $10,000 paid as a cash stipend of $2,500 per semester. The stipend may be used at the recipient’s discretion to contribute towards educational related expenses
  • Guaranteed paid vacation work with Warakirri Cropping

Scholarship Details

  • Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours) (Agricultural Science)
  • Bachelor of Agribusiness
  • Bachelor of Agricultural Science
  • Bachelor of Agriculture Science

  • Australian or New Zealand Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident or Australian Permanent Humanitarian Visa holder
  • Enrolled full-time (minimum 75 credits) in the penultimate year of an eligible course in semester 1, 2024
  • Have a minimum course weighted average (CWA) of 50
  • Not in receipt of any other scholarships that are externally funded and/or for the same purpose

Application process

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
  • If you are an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander student and would like to be considered for this scholarship (as well as all equity and merit scholarships), we recommend that you apply for the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Scholarship Program here (only one application form to complete)

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
  • Applying for a scholarship – See guidelines and tips (including interview preparation) on how to complete your application

Step 3: Submit

  • Closing date is listed at the top of the page and within the Scholarships Channel on OASIS
  • Incomplete applications will not be assessed
  • Once submitted, application status will change to submitted

Step 4: Receipt

  • Application receipt will be sent to student email once 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
    • Academic merit
    • Interview performance (for shortlisted applicants)

Step 6: Shortlist for Interview

  • Shortlisted applicants will be sent an interview date and time via their student email in late March to early April
  • Shortlisted applicants must be available for the designated interview time (early to mid-April)
  • Unsuccessful applicants will be sent a notification via the Scholarship Channel (Student OASIS)

Step 7: Outcome

  • Successful and unsuccessful interview applicants will be notified of their outcome via the Scholarship Channel (Student OASIS) within 6-8 weeks of closing date

Step 8: Acceptance

  • Successful applicants must accept the terms and conditions via the Scholarship Channel (Student OASIS) by the deadline

Please note:

  • Scholarship will be awarded if there are applicants of sufficient merit

Enrolment Requirements

Recipients must meet all of the following:

  • Remain enrolled in initial course of study
  • Maintain a full-time enrolment of at least 75 credits per semester at Curtin University
  • Maintain a course weighted average (CWA) of at least 50 per semester
  • Pass all units attempted each semester
  • Not apply for or receive any other scholarships that are externally funded and/or for the same purpose whilst receiving the Warakirri Cropping Scholarship

Enquiries

Scholarships Office

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: 1300 222 888

Frequently Asked Questions:

https://askcurtin.custhelp.com/app/answers/list/kw/scholarship

Further Information

For further information about applying for scholarships including important dates and tips for preparing your application, utilise the resources available on the Applying for Scholarships webpage.

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