Jean Denton and Lillian de Lissa Scholarships

These scholarships are offered to researchers in the field of early childhood education (birth to eight years).

Jean Denton Memorial Scholarship

The purpose of the scholarship is to advance knowledge in early childhood education. The scholarship is available to any Australian citizen(s) or Permanent Visa holder(s) working in Australia.

The value of the Jean Denton Memorial Scholarship will be up to a maximum of $16,000 (tax  exempt). 

More information and how to apply (PDF file, 46KB)

Closing date: 3rd November 2017 (Close of Business)

Lillian de Lissa Action Research Scholarship

Applications for the Lillian de Lissa Action Research Scholarship are invited from qualified educators who are working with children aged birth to eight years in South Australia. Applicants for the scholarship must hold an early childhood qualification. Where a group applies, the main applicant must hold an early childhood qualification.
The value of the Action Research Scholarship will be up to $7,000.

More information and how to apply (PDF file 131KB)

Closing date: 6th October 2017

Lillian de Lissa Full Scholarship

Applicants for the Lillian de Lissa Scholarship are invited from permanent and contract (2 years minimum) employees of the Department of Education and Child Development who are working with children aged (birth to eight years). The scholarship is available to persons with a qualification in early childhood education who wish to undertake postgraduate studies or research in early childhood.

The value of the Lillian de Lissa Full Scholarship will be up to a maximum of $36,000 (tax exempt). The purpose of the scholarship is to enable the applicant to take leave from employment to complete postgraduate research in early childhood education leading to a higher degree.

More information and how to apply (PDF file 211KB)

Closing date: 6th October 2017

Lillian de Lissa Tuition Fees Scholarship

Applications for the Lillian de Lissa Tuition Fees Scholarship are invited from permanent and contract (2 years minimum) employees of the Department of Education and Child Development  who are working with children (birth to 8 years). The scholarship is available to persons with a qualification in early childhood education who wish to undertake postgraduate studies.

This scholarship will pay university tuition fees.

More information and how to apply  (PDF file 23KB)

Closing date: 6th October 2017

Eligibility

These scholarships are open to domestic students.

See also: Are you eligible to apply for a scholarship? (refer to admission selection and scholarship application guidelines for the University of South Australia)

Contact

Enquiries and application form requests can be directed to:
Carol Thompson
Email: carol.thompson@unisa.edu.au

Areas of study and research

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