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  • Writer's pictureOmran Aburayya

ADCO Sports Excellence Scholarship at Bond University, Australia

If you are engaged in professional sports in Australia and simultaneously applying for an undergraduate or postgraduate degree at Bond University, Then you might consider their ADCO Sports Excellence Scholarship.

The ADCO Sports Excellence Scholarship awards Fully-Funded scholarships to outstanding sports men and women from around Australia with the chance to help fund their tertiary studies. These scholarships open the door to applicants with high achievements in the sporting arena to the personalised education, fast-tracked degree options and small classes offered at Bond University.

Applications are now open and close at 11:59pm on Thursday, 1 August, 2024. So, let's give you a detailed summary about this opportunity!


ADCO Sports Excellence Scholarship Benefits

As an ADCO Sports Excellence Scholar, you will be awarded the following benefits:

  1. Full Tuition fees waiver for any single undergraduate degree or single postgraduate degree and you would commence in the following January semester.

  2. A living allowance of $10,000 per year, pro rata for part-time students, to a maximum of $20,000.

➢ The cash bursary may be used as you wish however it is intended to be spent on accommodation, food, sporting equipment, participation in sporting events and training, Student Services and Amenities Fee and textbooks.

Excluded programs from the scholarship:

Bond Medical Program, Master of Psychology (Clinical) and Master of Professional Psychology. For a Bachelor of Laws this scholarship applies for a maximum of 6 semesters.


Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, you must:

  • Be a domestic student applying for either a single undergraduate or postgraduate degree

  • Demonstrate outstanding and current involvement in a chosen sport (preference given to Olympic sports)

  • Demonstrate strong leadership capabilities

  • Meet the prerequisites and the admissions requirements for chosen degree


Application Documents and procedure

1). Documents

As an ADCO Sports Excellence Scholarship applicant, you will be required to submit the following documents as part of your scholarship application:

  • Evidence of your sports leadership, initiative, and service to your school and/or community. If you are a diploma or undergraduate applicant, it is a COMPULSARY component of your application to use this (Summary of Achievement Template) to present this evidence. You will need to complete all sections of the template provided and upload it as one Word or PDF document, to your scholarship application.

  • A detailed sport CV highlighting all sporting achievements

  • A personal statement that reflects on your application for the ADCO Sports Excellence Scholarship (maximum 500 words)

  • At least two relevant references from individuals who can support sporting achievements (please upload as one Word or PDF document)

2). Application

If you meet the eligibility criteria for this scholarship, you are encouraged to to apply by following the below steps:

  • Complete the Bond University Study Application Form to lodge your application for your chosen program.

  • Complete The Bond University Scholarship ApplicationForm. Simply use the same log-in details as used for your study application and enter 'scholarship' in the keyword field on the Start an Application tab.

Application Deadline: August 1, 2024





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