Flinders University :Dean Jaensch Scholarship

Opening Date: 23-11-2016   Closing Date: 31-03-2017  

The Dean Jaensch Scholarship was established in 2010 to encourage students to study an Honours program in Politics and Public Policy.

Subject to availability of funds, one new scholarship will be available each year to the value of $1000.

Applicants for the scholarship must

  • have studied their undergraduate degree at Flinders University and ;
  • be commencing an Honours Program within Politics and Public Policy ; and
  • normally remain enrolled full-time.

Recipients will receive $1000 for one year, to be paid in equal instalments, after the census date of each semester subject to maintaining satisfactory academic progress.  The scholarship will be terminated if the recipient does not maintain enrolment, withdraws or is precluded from the course. 


The scholarship will be funded by the School of Social and Policy Studies.

Selection will be made by the Discipline Leader (Politics and Public Policy) and the Dean (School of Social and Policy Studies).  The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. If applicants have equal academic merit, the student with the highest GPA in a Politics Major will be awarded the scholarship. 

Applications should be submitted online through the Flinders University Student System by the specified closing date.  Applicants will need to login and navigate to the My Scholarships tab to submit an application.  The application form for this scholarship is called "Dean Jaensch Scholarship", or you can search for it by the keyword "Dean".  Please read the how to apply page and ensure all of your personal details are up-to-date in Student System as you will be assessed using this information


The scholarship will be advertised on the University website and other appropriate media as determined by Flinders University.

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Scholarship Type: undergraduate, honours, social and behavioural, academic merit,