brWellington Accounting Scholarship

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Melbourne-based Accounting and Consulting agency, brWellington, has made a generous commitment of a $7,500 scholarship for a first or second year undergraduate Business degree student with a major in Accounting at Swinburne.

The scholarship is open to full-time and part-time students.


Courses eligible

Single or double degree Business undergraduate course with a major in Accounting offered by Swinburne University of Technology.


Eligibility / selection criteria

To be eligible for the The brWellington Accounting Scholarship, applicants must:

  1. Meet the following criteria:
    • Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident or New Zealand Citizen
  2. Meet the following enrolment criteria:
    • be a continuing Swinburne student in Semester 1, 2022
    • enrolled part-time or full-time in an eligible course (see courses eligible in section above)
    • be in their first or second year of study:
      • First year applicants - completion of at least 50 credit points (4 units)
      • Second year applicants - completion of at least 100 credit points (8 units) with no more than four exemptions
  3. Have achieved a distinction average in studies to date
     
  4. Submit a 500-word personal statement outlining how the scholarship will benefit you.
     
  5. Provide evidence of financial hardship. Documents such as
    • bank statement
    • salary slips
    • Centrelink statements
  6. Provide evidence of current or recent involvement in community service. Such as:
    • voluntary activity 
    • work for a charitable organisation,
    • service with youth community organisations - Scouts or Girl Guides
    • service through community sponsored sporting activities.

Students are expected to undertake a minimum of one months’ paid vacation work with brWellington and to be involved in brWellington’s community-based activities.


Value

The value of the scholarship is $7,500. Payment will be made as follows:

  • For students studying full-time - $3,750 per year over two years
  • For students studying part-time - $1,875 per year over four years

How to apply

Applications are currently closed and will re-open in August 2022.


Conditions

All scholarships offered by Swinburne are governed by a set of conditions. Please visit our Scholarship Conditions page for further information.


Contact

Fees and Scholarships Team, Student Administration and Library Services
scholarship@swin.edu.au