Guild Bookshop Grant 2012 - Open for Semester 1, Curtin University, Perth, WA

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Guild Bookshop Grant 2012 - Open for Semester 1
Description:
Need help buying your text books?
You may be eligible for a Bookshop Grant up to the value of $200. At the beginning of each Semester, the generosity of the Curtin University Bookshop enables the Guild to provide grants to eligible (undergraduate, enrolled in a minimum of 50 credit pts) Curtin students in financial need.
The grant certificates can only be used at the Curtin University Bookshop (not the Guild Second hand Bookshop) to purchase essential course related texts.
Download:
Allocation Procedures (.pdf)
Application Form (.pdf)
Guidelines for completing application form (.pdf)
Opening Date:
16 January, 2012
Closing Date:
2 March, 2012
Faculty:
Centre for Aboriginal Studies
Centre for Regional Education
Curtin Business School
Health Sciences
Humanities
Science and Engineering
Area of Interest:
All Areas of Interest
Scholarship Type:
Need Based
Year of Study:
First UG Year
Second UG Year
Third UG Year
Fourth UG Year
Honours
Eligibility:
To be eligible to apply, you must be an undergraduate student and currently enrolled in a a minimum of 50 credits. You will need to attach a current copy of your enrolment.
Further eligibility requires that you must be able to answer YES to one of the following questions:
  • Are you in receipt of a means tested Centrelink payment?
  • OR Are you in possession of a Commonwealth Centrelink Concession Card?
  • OR Are you on a low income; meaning an income within $500 of a Centrelink income threshold, relative to your circumstances (inclusive of International students)?
  • OR Are you living with your parent(s) AND one of your parents is in receipt of a means tested Centrelink allowance OR your parents combined income is below $45’000 pa?

  • As part of the application process you will need to provide supporting documentation that demonstrates your circumstances.
    Applicable to:
    Current Students
    Nationality:
    Australian Citizen
    Australian Permanent Resident
    New Zealand Citizen
    Other Nationalities
    Permanent Humanitarian Visa
    Tenable at:
    Curtin University of Technology
    Further Information:
    Application forms will be available from:
  • Guild Reception (b106F)
  • The Guild Website and the University Bookshop from mid-January and mid-May 2012 respectively.

  • The closing date to submit applications is the end of Week 1, 5pm sharp and the results will be published in the Guild Reception window from the Wednesday of Week 2; both semesters.
    Curtin Student Guild
    Curtin University of Technology
    Building 106F
    Kent St
    BENTLEY WA 6102
    Phone:08 9266 2900
    Fax:08 9266 2996
    Email: reception@guild.curtin.edu.au
    Website: http://www.guild.curtin.edu.au
    Criteria:
    Applicants will be assessed on their ability to demonstrate low income or financial hardship. If demand exceeds supply, then applications are ranked according to financial need.
    Please visit the Guild website for more information.
    Guidelines:
    Completed applications must be lodged at Guild Reception by 5pm Friday 2nd March 2012.
    Late applications will not be accepted.

    A list of successful applicants will be displayed on the Guild Reception window from mid-late March 2012.
    Incomplete, illegible or incorrectly completed applications cannot be considered.
    You will need to provide relevant documentation that shows you are on a low income.

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