Altrusa Club of Ashburton Health Bursary

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What does the scholarship get me?

$1,000. Paid in two $500 instalments

Closing dates for applications

Next: 30 December 2021

30 December each year.

Length of award

One year.

Number of awards offered

One each year.

Purpose of award

For students who normally reside within Ashburton.

Selection criteria

For a student who has been accepted into or already studying in an approved health related course of at least one years duration at a University or Polytechnic.

What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?

The applicant's home address must be within the area governed by the Ashburton District Council, and the applicant must be required to live away from home.

How do students apply?

Application forms available from the Altrusa Club of Ashburton.
Applications are called for later in the year and advertised in 'The Courier (local paper).

How and when do students learn of the decision?


Decision makers

Two Altrusa Bursary Committee members and one health expert.

History or background of award

Altrusa is an international non-profit organisation making our local communities better through leadership, partnership, and service.

Additional information

Applicants are required to attend an interview.

For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact

Altrusa Club of Ashburton
PO Box 312, Ashburton 7740


Every effort has been made to ensure the above information is current and correct. However, applicants should contact the appropriate administering body before making an application, as details do change frequently. The administrator of this record last updated this information in April 2021.