This scholarship is currently closed. Scholarships for Semester 1, 2021 will open on 1 September 2020.
Emeritus Professor Paul Thomas and Ms Anita Thomas aim to support tertiary education for a USC student who demonstrates outstanding academic potential but face financial or other barriers to completing a degree.
The Emeritus Professor Paul and Anita Thomas Scholarship will be awarded in Semester 1, 2021 and will assist one (1) eligible USC student commencing an undergraduate program at USC with a scholarship valued at $5,000 per annum for the standard duration of their degree, up to a maximum of 5 years or $25,000. The scholarship will offset living and study related costs, giving students the freedom to focus on their education without having to work excessive hours, ultimately helping to remove the barriers that may hinder academic achievement.
- commencing full-time student in first undergraduate program at any USC campus
- permanent resident of Australia, Australian citizen, New Zealand citizen or Permanent Australian Humanitarian Visa holder
- Selection criteria
- academic achievement (OP 1-6 or ATAR equivalent)
- financial need
- Eligible programs
- All programs
- Number available