Thursday, 21 November 2013

Alma Lily Stackhouse Scholarship 2014

Contact: Sherri Bewley, Aboriginal Education Services
P: 6233 7968 E: aboriginal.education@education.tas.gov.au

Applications close 17 January 2014

Intended Audience: Principals of schools with year 10 students including high schools & district high schools

The Alma Lily Stackhouse Scholarship is awarded annually in celebration of the life of Tasmanian Aboriginal Elder, Mrs Alma Stackhouse, and her commitment to the education of young Aboriginal people.

A bursary of $3000 per year is to support a Year 10 Tasmanian Aboriginal student to complete Years 11 and 12.  The applicant must originate from the Furneaux Islands or other remote areas of Tasmania and be pursuing a tertiary pathway to University or other tertiary-level study.

The Department of Education, Aboriginal Education Services sponsors the Alma Lily Stackhouse Scholarship as a legacy to Aunty Alma’s lifetime of work for the Aboriginal Community.

Alma Stackhouse Scholarship Guidelines and Application Form for 2014 [PDF]

Alma Stackhouse Scholarship Guidelines and Application Form for 2014 [Word]

Applications Close 17 January 2014