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Please be advised applications for the Semester 2, 2017 Adelaide Refugee & Humanitarian Scholarships are now open.

The University of Adelaide will award 100% tuition fee scholarships for students commencing undergraduate programs in Semester 2, 2017 who have not previously undertaken any University study in Australia.

To be eligible to be considered for an Adelaide Refugee & Humanitarian Scholarship, applicants must:

  • gain admission to an undergraduate Bachelor’s level program of study commencing in Semester 2, 2017 (i.e. hold a Letter of Offer, and meet any academic and English language proficiency conditions outlined in that Letter of Offer); and
  • intend to enrol on a full time basis (unless there are special circumstances preventing this, such as disability); and
  • be holders of a Bridging Visa E (BVE) or Temporary Protection Visa (subclass 785) or Safe Haven Enterprise Visa (SHEV)

If required, applicants will be ranked by academic achievement and preference will be given to South Australian residents.

In addition to the 100% tuition fee scholarship Adelaide Refugee & Humanitarian Scholarship recipients will also receive $2,500 per annum, paid in two (2) instalments in April and September for the duration of their studies, up to a maximum of four (4) years.

Apply Now!

Applications close Midnight (ACST), Friday 30 June 2017. 

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Try ACS on us until 30 June 2017!

We are at a digital crossroad with emerging technology outpacing traditional models of success. You need a network of support and a firm understanding of what you can bring to the future. As the Professional Association for Australia’s ICT sector we’re here to help at any stage of your career.

Don’t take our word for it, have a try on us* till the end of June!


About ACS

The ACS (Australian Computer Society) exists to advance professional excellence in Information and Communications Technology (ICT). Over 23,000 ACS members work in business, education, government and the community. Its objectives are to further the study, science and application of people and organisations; maintain and promote a Code of Ethics for members of the ACS; define and promote standards of knowledge of ICT for members; promote the formulation of effective policies on ICT and related matters; extend the knowledge and understanding of ICT in the community; promote the benefits of membership of the Society; and promote the benefits of employing members of the Society.

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Through the Women Techmakers Scholars Program – formerly the Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship Program – Google is furthering Dr. Anita Borg’s vision of creating gender equality in the field of computer science by encouraging women to excel in computing and technology and become active leaders and role models in the field.

Want more information about this program? 

Please register your interest here to take part in Google’s YouTube Live Session.

Date: Friday, May 19th

Time: 11:00 AM -11:45 AM SGT (Singapore Time Zone)

Location: Live, from Google Headquarters in California!

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Participate in the edisons21.com Creativity Challenge, enhance your skills and win a trip to Sydney in December! Winners (up to 5) will be invited to Sydney to present at a special session of the Australasian Association for Engineering Education (AAEE) conference 2017. 50 best entries will also receive books on creativity. Interested? Learn one or […]

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If you are an engineering undergraduate or member of the academic staff at an university or a college, If you are working on an engineering project as a student or as an advisor, If you want to have fun and discuss your project with your fellow students and professors from all over the World, And […]

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Please join the University of Adelaide’s Gender Equity and Diversity Committee in celebrating the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT). To demonstrate that we stand with the LGBTI community, a visual symbol of solidarity will be displayed in the HUB. We ask ally and LGBTI staff and students to contribute to this event […]

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With Semester 1, 2017  well under way the Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences notes that many students are yet to complete their enrolment for Semester 2. If this is you, we encourage you to Act Now and complete your Semester 2 enrolments via Access Adelaide. By acting now, you can plan your optimal […]

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This event is perfect for students, graduates and young professionals with a focus on developing a standout CV looking for vacation work, work experience, graduate roles or the next job with presentations by: Cathy Riach – National Recruitment & Resourcing Manager for BAE Systems Australia Ben Macey – Instrument and Electrical Engineer CPEng RPEQ MIET at […]

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As a university student you can work part time as an Officer in the Army Reserves or if you are considering the Defence Force as a full time career after university then you may be eligible to receive a Defence University Sponsorship. Army Reserve Officer As an Officer in the Army Reserve you will never […]

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If you are in your final year of Computer Science or Commerce, come and learn more about DXC Technology, our exciting story and how you as a graduate can become part of the journey! Date: Wednesday May 24th Time: 1:10pm – 2:00pm Venue: Engineering North –  N132 Book In : https://tinyurl.com/dxc-graduate

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