JCU is committed to building tertiary aspirations for young people who may not have considered university study as an option, or who may need support to get there. Through our Outreach and Participation Program, JCU offers Academic Encouragement Awards for students in Year 10 who are currently studying at school in North or Far North Queensland.
Academic Encouragement Awards recognise students’ academic progress and achievements to encourage further academic success, build confidence, and to support student transition into senior schooling. Two awards will be made available to Year 10 students in each school.
Each Year 10 Academic Encouragement Award includes:
Nominations for the Academic Encouragement Awards close Friday, 10 August 2018.
Up to two Year 10 Awards are available per school.
To be eligible for an Academic Encouragement Award, students must be:
JCU recognises the disadvantage students may face in building their study aspirations, and aims to assist:
We encourage you to nominate students who may:
Moneys payable to your school shall be paid in a single instalment after notification by the Outreach and Participation Program of successful applicants.
You will be required to provide an invoice for the specified amount to email@example.com before Friday, 30 November 2018.
Schools not previously involved in the awards program will also need to complete an Australian Creditors Form (PDF, 1558 KB) to facilitate invoice processing.
For further information and enquiries, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org