Scholarships and Bursaries

Captain Gordon P Olley Scholarship in Aviation

Captain Gordon P Olley Scholarship in Aviation

Professor June Olley has made this scholarship available in memory of her aviator father, Gordon, who was one of the pioneers of British commercial aviation and reportedly the first person to fly one million miles.

 

Eligibility

Available to a current student enrolling in any undergraduate or postgraduate degree within any College or School in Semester 1, 2020, whose study program relates in some way to the aviation/aeronautics industry. For students enrolling in the final two years of Medicine or final year of Nursing, there may be an opportunity to spend four weeks with the Royal Flying Doctor Service (subject to a placement availability). In this case, the scholarship would be fully applied to this activity. Selection will be based on academic merit and financial need. Preference will be given to students who can demonstrate a real interest in aviation.

On-going Eligibility

To retain this award, recipients are required to achieve a minimum Pass result in all units studied each semester.

Amount

Up to $6,000

Duration

One year

Closing Date

31 October 2019

Apply

Apply online prior to closing date. Applications cannot be submitted after closing date. As applicants will be assessed on the quality of application, all questions should be answered in full. Please ensure care is taken with spelling and grammar.

 

Application status

Closed. Applications are being assessed.