The Scholarship Program provides financial assistance for Housing Plus tenants or household members who are enrolling, or continuing, in education.
Scholarships are valued at up to $1,500 for the 2016-17 academic year and are available to:
Scholarships for students up to Year 10 may include a laptop computer, Microsoft Office software package and associated equipment.
For Year 11 and above, the scholarship may be used to purchase private tuition or coaching; text books, workbooks, study guides and stationery; specialist equipment (e.g. art, music or photographic-related); course costs (including materials), excursions, study camps, sport or special education. A home computer or laptop may also be provided.
Applicants must be:
A student that has been previously awarded a Housing Plus scholarship cannot apply for a second time.
Scholarship applications are assessed within 21 days of receipt and are assessed by a senior employee. All applicants will be notified in writing about the outcome of their application.
Housing Plus is a progressive social enterprise that re-invests ALL profits back into improving social outcomes for individuals and communities in regional NSW. Housing Plus is a registered not-for-profit company limited by guarantee, and is a Tier 1 accredited community housing provider.
Suite 8, Level 2, 113 Byng Street
Orange NSW 2800
PO Box 968 ORANGE NSW 2800
Phone: 1800 603 300
Fax: (02) 6361 1609