Refugee Student Education Program

We are now calling for applications for the MSN Refugee Student Education Program.

Supported by the Newcastle Permanent Charitable Foundation and Northern Settlement Services, the program will provide 10 eligible students each with:

• a scholarship of $2,000, to purchase resources that support their education;
• a personalised career development advice program, valued at $1,000; and
• participation in a 13 week mentoring program, with each student being appointed a mentor trained by the Mentor Support Network.

Eligible students are at least 15 years old, currently enrolled in school or another educational institution, committed to their education and have a refugee background (for more detailed description of refugee background see the attached document).

Applications are to be completed on-line at    If the link does not work copy the address and paste it into your browser.

Applications are due by Friday, 26 October.

Note that eligible students may apply to both this program and the Mentor Support Network Education scholarships.  They will however, receive at most one award.