The award is available each year to a prospective ANU student who:
(a) is a domestic student;
(b) has been admitted to an undergraduate or postgraduate degree program; and
(c) at the time of application, is playing cricket in a Junior/Senior Club, or High School/College Cricket Competition; and.
(d) has a current MyCricket Identification number.
Selection is made on the basis of application and demonstrated history of cricketing ability. Other factors such as academic merit may also be taken into account. In order of priority, preference may be given to:
- candidates that can provide evidence that they have lived in a remote, rural or regional area of Australia for:
- a period of at least 12 months in the past 2 years; or
- at least 12 months within 2 years prior to the commencement of their undergraduate degree
(Remote, rural and regional eligibility will be determined via the geographical classification defined by the Australian Statistical Geography Standard - ASGS, at DoctorConnect)
- candidates who identify, and are accepted, as an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person (or both).