Neville Amy Scholarship (Natural Sciences or Sciences)

Value

$5,000 for one year

Eligibility

New or continuing students

Courses

Agriculture-related course at the Hawkesbury campus(opens in a new window)

Criteria

Applicants must:

  • be Australian citizens or permanent residents of Australia
  • receive an offer to study or be currently enrolled in an undergraduate program in Agriculture at the Hawkesbury campus (opens in a new window)
  • demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in the agriculture industry and an eagerness to take a leadership role within the industry, as outlined in their personal statement

Applicants meeting the above criteria will be assessed and selected based on their academic results.

Neville Amy

Neville Amy was a founding member of the Hawkesbury Foundation. He served as a director of the foundation from 1982 to 1996, and as chair from 1994 to 1996. The Neville Amy Scholarship was established by the Hawkesbury Foundation in memory of the contributions made by Neville Amy to the agriculture industry and to Western Sydney University.

Application and Selection Process

Applicants must provide a statement in support of their application indicating how they believe the receipt of the scholarship will assist them with their studies and in their future career. This statement should give a sufficient explanation of the applicant's background and current circumstances to enable the University to judge their eligibility, need and merit.

Successful applicants will be selected based on their written application, academic potential, their ability to meet the criteria and, where appropriate, performance in an interview before a selection panel.

Applications for this scholarship are now closed.