Each year the ANU Cricket Club may offer the ANU Cricket Club Scholarship with the objective of:
Funding for this Award has been provided by ANU Cricket Club Alumni and friends. Particular thanks and recognition to ANUCC alumnus David Carland for his leadership in establishing this Award.
1 on offer
Payments made per semester
Payments made for 2 years
Student typesDomestic, Prospective
Student levelsUndergraduate, Postgraduate coursework, Postgraduate research, Flexible double degree, Graduate Certificate, Master Degree
Number of scholarships awarded1 on offer
Selection basesAcademic merit, Elite athlete
Ongoing eligibilityContinuation based on maintaining base stipend scholarships
The Award is available each year to a prospective or current ANU student who:
Previous ANUCC scholarship recipients are eligible to apply.
Selection consists of three phases and is made on the basis of application and demonstrated cricketing ability.
Phase one involves candidates being assessed on their application and the merit of their respective cricketing experience. ANUCC will invite suitable candidates from phase 1 to attend a cricket skills trial in phase two.
Phase two involves a cricket skills trial with ANUCC where candidates will demonstrate their cricket ability through a number of skill exercises.
If necessary, following phase two, suitable candidates will proceed to an interview with the ANUCC scholarship committee.
Where there are multiple candidates of equal cricketing ability, preference will be given in order of priority to:
a) candidates that can provide evidence that they have lived in a remote, rural or regional area of Australia for:
(Remote, rural and regional eligibility will be determined via the geographical classification defined by the Australian Statistical Geography Standard - ASGS, at DoctorConnect)
b) candidates who identify, and are accepted, as an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person.
The scholarship offers a stipend of $5,000 per annum for up to 2 years.
Applications for 2023 should be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Your application should include the following:
A recipient is required to register and play first grade cricket with ANU Cricket Club for the duration of the award.