ANU College of Business & Economics Community Engagement Award

Overview

The ANU College of Business & Economics encourages students to seek further knowledge and growth beyond the classroom and these Awards will be offered to candidates who have participated in, or who propose to soon undertake, an extracurricular opportunity which directly enhances their academic experience and professional career development.

Eligibility

The Award shall be available to an applicant who:

  • Is a Domestic or International student.
  • Is currently enrolled either full or part time in a single or double undergraduate degree or a graduate coursework program offered by the College. Current students who hold a minimum credit average (at least 60% across all units completed at ANU to date) will be eligible to apply for this extracurricular funding.
  • Has not previously received this Community Engagement Award in prior years of study.
  • Is seeking funding for an upcoming or a recently completed activity or opportunity. In this instance, activities completed within the last 12 months will be accepted.
  • Engagement activities must be deemed to directly enhance the students' academic experience and professional career development prospects in a business or economics related field.
  • Eligible activities for consideration may include: conferences, research, voluntary internships, outreach, service or community programs, or some other similar engagement which is specifically aligned with the individual's ANU curriculum.
  • Award funding will not be available for the following: sporting and recreational events that are not aligned with the student's program of study, participation in compulsory course or program components, activities where the student will receive a salary or academic credit standing for their involvement (including international exchange placements receiving credit towards an ANU degree program).

How to apply

Applications should be made via the online form.   Applications will open on 1st of October in the year prior and close 1st of March in the following year

Further information

This scholarship is only available in first semester each year.