UNAA Sustainable Development Goals Scholarship
Application open: 04 Oct 2019
Application close: 29 Mar 2020,
Are you actively working on or promoting one or more of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s) listed below, at a community level?
(6) Clean water and sanitation; (7) Affordable and clean energy; (11) Sustainable cities and communities; (12) Responsible consumption and production; (13) Climate Action; (14) Life below water; (15) Life on land.
Are you planning to study an undergraduate degree in 2020 at UOW that will enhance your ability to effectively work on the SDG’s? If so, the United Nations Association of Australia (UNAA) NSW Division is offering potential and current students the opportunity to apply for the UNAA Sustainable Development Goals Scholarship, which has been designed to further promote the SDG’s to the wider Australian audience, whilst providing the successful recipient with financial support. The UNAA will ask that the scholarship recipient present on their involvement with the SDG’s at a suitable UNAA event during 2020 as a requirement of the scholarship.
- Applicants must be an Australian Citizen or Australian Permanent Resident
- Applicants must remain enrolled as a full-time student as the University of Wollongong for the duration of this scholarship
- Applicants must be enrolling in an eligible course in Autumn 2020 including prospective students for 2020.
- Applicants must provide a 200 word statement outlining their current commitment to one or more of the SDG’s listed and how their chosen degree will assist them in this commitment.
- Applicants must maintain a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 65+ to remain eligible for the scholarship