The Miltiades and Alkistis Chryssavgis Scholarship
This annual scholarship was established in 2006 to support the living expenses or student fees of first-year Bachelor of Arts students in financial need.
The scholarship will be paid in two installments, once per semester after each HECS census date 31 March and 31 August.
One award of this value will be offered.
Applicants must be enrolled in the FULL 3 year BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE PROGRAM and must be commencing their 1st year of the program.
Recipients are required to:
- Accept award online within 21 days
- Write two letters of appreciation to their donor/committee (Upon acceptance and after completion)
- Submit a final report
Applicants will be advised of the outcome via email within 6-8 weeks after the closing date.
Please complete the statement of parent/guardian income form before commencing the online application.
The amount available for this award is approximate. It will be confirmed at the time of awarding and determined by the committee according to the terms of the award.
The judges' decision will be final and the University reserves the right not to award the prize in the event it is considered that no work of sufficient merit has been submitted. Winning applicants please note the University of Melbourne reserves the right to publish the name of the winning applicant on its websites and other University of Melbourne publications.
Taxation on scholarships
Scholarships awarded to part-time students are assessed as taxable income by the Australian Taxation Office (under section 51-10 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997).
To ensure the correct rate of income tax is withheld, part-time students will be asked to provide a Tax File Number (TFN) Declaration Form prior to payment.
For further information on whether a scholarship is taxable, please visit the Australian Taxation Office website.