The Brave Foundation’s Education Scholarships have been created to minimise the financial barriers experienced by expecting and parenting teens as they continue through their secondary school education.
The secondary/tertiary school scholarships reflect an understanding that many expecting and parenting students experience unique challenges at this stage of their education and life. The scholarship is an acknowledgement that many of these students cannot sometimes afford the necessary costs associated with attending and completing secondary school. Costs identified are online books, hard copy books, and travel expenses to education provider, computing equipment and school fees.
The eligibility criteria for these scholarships is aimed at selecting students who are most in need of support, in relation to school fees and study materials as mentioned above in order to complete their high school or further education.
Scholarships are available across Australia with a value of $5,000 each.
To be successful in their application for support from the Brave Foundation, students must:
The scholarship funding is intended to support students in their academic pursuits and can be used by the student, their family or school to contribute towards items such as:
Applications can be made by the student and/or their family, or alternatively on behalf of the student by an authorised school representative such as a principal, teacher or teacher’s aide.
Download the application form: 1-2-scholarship-application-2017
Applications can be submitted by: