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Organisation/Service/Project: UWS College – University of Western Sydney
Initiative/Project: UWS College 2015 Refugee Scholarship
- English classes/conversation group:
The UWSCollege Refugee Scholarship provides assistance to refugees in gaining the English language skills required for entry to UWSCollege or the University of Western Sydney (UWS). These students will have university study as their goal and the scholarship will provide effective support to enable students to achieve this and realise their potential within the wider community.
There will be scholarships available (valued at up to 40 weeks maximum of study per successful applicant) to fund a recipient's English language study. Scholarships will be awarded on a competitive basis during the first quarter of each academic year.
In approximately 250 words, applicants should describe their past education and work experience, their future plans
and their reasons for wanting to study at the University of Western Sydney (UWS). Applicants may also include other
information that would support their scholarship application.
Applicant will need to provide the following supporting materials:
• a current curriculum vitae
• evidence of completion CSWE 3 level of English or IELTS 4.5 level of English
• evidence of previous studies and academic eligibility for study at UWS
• contact details of two current referees, preferably professional.
27 February 2015 for April intake