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Harry Perkins Memorial Scholarship

Application open: 19 Jul 2019
Application close: 15 Nov 2019,
Status: Closed

The Harry Perkins Memorial Scholarship has been developed by Curtin University to support students who are required to relocate from a regional or remote area to commence an undergraduate degree at Curtin University, who are from a low socio-economic background and are experiencing financial hardship.

The Harry Perkins Memorial Scholarship will provide the following support for the expected duration of the recipient’s undergraduate degree (based on a full-time study load of 200 credits per year):

A total value of up to:

  • $12,000 for a 3 year degree
  • $14,000 for a 3.5 year degree
  • $16,000 for a 4 year degree
  • $20,000 for a 5 year degree
  • $22,000 for a 5.5 year degree

The scholarship will be paid as a cash stipend of $2,000 per study period.  The amount can be used at the recipient’s discretion to contribute towards educational related expenses.