Australian National University College of Business and Economics is glad to announce its Dixon-Walsh Scholarship. The scholarship will is awarded to disadvantaged students commencing undergraduate studies at the CBE Research School of Finance and Actuarial Studies and Statistics (RSFAS).
The objective of the award is to strengthen and raise awareness of the acute disadvantages that some students face in accessing university education.
Australian National University, is one of the nation’s finest. Their unique mission, as the national university, is to address major issues of national and international importance through research and teaching.
The School focus , within the College of Business and Economics, is on developing leaders who transform business, society and economies.
The strength of the school international reputation attracts exceptional students from Australia, the Asia-Pacific and beyond. they offer every student the opportunity to develop their strengths and the space to decide how they will make their future mark in the world.
Through their studies, graduates from this great institution gain the knowledge and skills to lead organisations, develop public policy, create new companies and undertake research. Our alumni may be found in the world’s leading companies, policy agencies and universities.
What You Need To Know About Australian National University Dixon-Walsh Scholarship
Funding for this award has been provided by CBE alumnus, Mr Alan Dixon who wishes to celebrate Dixon Advisory’s connection to Canberra and to ANU, and to honour the friendship between Mr Daryl Dixon and Mr Max Walsh AM.
LEVEL/ FIELD OF STUDY:
This scholarship is open to all undergraduate students at the CBE Research School of Finance and Actuarial Studies and Statistics (RSFAS).
The scholarship is to be taken in Australia at ANU College of Business and Economics.
The scholarship is open to Australian undergraduate students.
The scholarship is valued at up to $50,000 over up to 5 years. The scholarship will be paid as per the schedule below:
Recipients are offered the opportunity and encouraged to participate in an internship at Dixon Advisory. Continuation of this scholarship based on academic performance.
Australian National University Dixon-Walsh Scholarship Eligibility:
The award shall be available for award each year to a prospective ANU student who:
(a) Is an Australian citizen or Australian Permanent Resident, or holds an Australian Permanent Humanitarian Visa; Bridging Visa E (BE), Safe Haven Enterprise Visa (SHEV) (subclass 790), or Temporary Protection Visa (subclass 785); and
(b) Is a current school leaver, and has gained admission into an undergraduate coursework program at RSFAS through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC); and
(c) Achieves an Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) of 86 or higher – including any Educational Access Scheme (EAS) bonus points.
How To Apply For The Australian National University Dixon-Walsh Scholarship
Application is via the University Admissions Centre (UAC) Equity Scholarships Portal. The link to the portal is available by clicking on the “Apply Now”
You will also need to have applied for the Education Access Scheme (EAS) via UAC.
In addition, an application supporting statement shall be submitted at the Apply Now link, and supporting documentation forwarded to the ANU College of Business and Economics via email at [email protected] prior to the closing date as set by the College.
The application supporting statement should be no more than 500 words and detail:
i) the circumstances you have faced that could pose a serious and sustained challenge to your ability to participate at university; and
ii) how the Scholarship would enable you to pursue your tertiary education plans, taking advantage of your studies to enable you to reach your full potential.