Each year the Australian National University ("ANU") may offer up to five (5) awards known as the George Alexander Foundation Scholarships.
The objectives of this award are to support:
Funding for this award has been provided by the George Alexander Foundation (GAF), which was established in 1972 by Mr George Alexander to provide grants for public charitable purposes in Australia, with an emphasis on supporting talented young people pursue their potential.
$24,000 over 3-4 years.
5 on offer
Payments made for program duration
Student typesDomestic, Prospective
Student levelsUndergraduate, Flexible double degree
Number of scholarships awarded5 on offer
Selection basesAcademic merit
Ongoing eligibilityContinuation based on academic performance
The award is available to prospective ANU students who:
The award is valued at $24,000 in total. The recipients would be able to opt for a 3 or 4 year option. Payment would be $8,000 per annum (for 3 years) or $6,000 per annum (for 4 years), paid in two instalments at the beginning of each semester.
All applicants applying for admission to ANU through the direct Admission Scholarship and Accommodation Application will be automatically considered for the award based on them meeting the eligibility criteria and electing to be considered for scholarships.
Eligible candidates will be contacted to provide the following information to be assessed by a selection committee.
Selection is made on the basis of academic merit and written application.