About the Scholarship:
The Elevate: Boosting Women in STEM Scholarship at Edith Cowan University is now open for applications. This scholarship is aimed at supporting women and non-binary individuals pursuing studies in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) fields. It offers financial assistance to domestic students who are planning to commence STEM coursework or further their education in business knowledge at an Australian university in 2024.
About Edith Cowan University (ECU):
Edith Cowan University (ECU) is a prominent public university in Western Australia, known for its commitment to academic excellence and research. Established in 1991 through a merger of tertiary institutions with a history dating back to 1902, ECU has become a leading institution in the region. The university boasts multiple campuses, including regional and metropolitan locations, offering a wide range of courses to both local and international students.
In 2022, ECU received high rankings for its teaching quality, skill development, student support, and overall student experience, reflecting its dedication to providing a world-class education.
Details about the Elevate: Boosting Women in STEM Scholarship:
- Scholarship Sponsor: Australian Academy of Technological Sciences & Engineering (ATSE) in collaboration with Edith Cowan University
- Scholarship Value: Up to $30,000 (amount may vary)
- Number of Awards: Several scholarships available
- Study Level: Undergraduate and Postgraduate
- Host Institution: Edith Cowan University, Australia
Benefits of the Scholarship:
The Elevate: Boosting Women in STEM Scholarship provides recipients with various benefits, including:
- Financial support in the form of a scholarship, with the amount varying based on individual circumstances.
- Opportunities for participation in events and networking activities.
- Mentoring support to help students navigate their academic journey.
- Ongoing assistance throughout their university studies.
Eligibility Criteria for the Elevate: Boosting Women in STEM Scholarship:
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Identify as female or non-binary.
- Be registering as a domestic student (Australian citizen or permanent resident).
- Be willing to commence STEM coursework or pursue further education in business knowledge at an Australian university in 2024.
Additional requirements may apply depending on the type of scholarship chosen. Applicants with diverse backgrounds and experiences in STEM fields are encouraged to apply, including Indigenous individuals and those from regional, rural, or remote areas, LGBTQIA+ community members, culturally or linguistically diverse backgrounds, individuals from low-socioeconomic backgrounds, and those with disabilities.
The scholarship selection process prioritizes diversity, inclusion, and achievement, taking into account various opportunities and challenges faced by applicants.
For a comprehensive list of terms and conditions, applicants are advised to visit the Elevate Program Guidelines website.
Application Process for the Elevate: Boosting Women in STEM Scholarship:
To apply for this scholarship, candidates should follow these steps:
- Log in or register for the scholarship on the official application portal.
- For inquiries, contact [email protected] or call 02 6185 3240.
- Detailed information about the scholarship and the application process can be found on the Elevate: Boosting Women in STEM web page.
Application Deadline: August 31, 2023
This scholarship provides a valuable opportunity for women and non-binary individuals to pursue their STEM education and contribute to the advancement of these fields in Australia.