Tipalea Partners Property Scholarship

Value

$10,000 per year for the duration of the degree.

Eligibility

Commencing students

Course(s)

Bachelor of Business (Property)

Criteria

Applicants must:

  • be commencing study or currently enrolled in their first year of the Bachelor of Business (Property)
  • have attended high school in New South Wales
  • demonstrate an interest in property
  • be Australian citizens or permanent residents
  • Applicants must complete the appropriate Application Form and submit the form to the Scholarships and Student Advancement Unit by the closing date.

Applicants must provide a statement in support of their application indicating how they believe the scholarship will assist them with their studies and in their future career. This statement should give 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 application, academic potential, (based on applicants' current GPA, ATAR results or previous work experience) and their ability to meet the criteria.

Successful applicants will be required to take part in an interview process.

Tipalea Partners

Having started operations in 2001, Tipalea Partners has a proven track record in property investment and development along the east coast of Australia. Scott Spanton, CEO and co-founder of Tipalea Partners, is a 1993 alumni of Hawkesbury Agricultural College’s Land Economics degree – now Western Sydney University Property Economics.

Through this scholarship, the senior management of Tipalea wish to share some of the prosperity our industry and this education has provided and help mentor aspiring property executives into their career and beyond. As well as an invaluable mentoring opportunity with Tipalea’s Greg Thompson, the recipient will have access to Tipalea directors and senior staff. The scholarship is likely to include the opportunity for work experience in the Tipalea office towards the end of first year and subsequent years as agreed.

Conditions

The recipient must remain enrolled full-time in the required course (that is, not less than 30 credit points per semester).

The recipient is expected to maintain satisfactory academic progress by passing all subject attempts and maintaining a Pass average (GPA 4.0 or greater) for the duration of the scholarship.

If any of the specified conditions are not met, the recipient status and continuation of the scholarship will be assessed and determined by the University in consultation with the donor.

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 closed.