This scholarship recognises the commitment to the residential community made by volunteer Resident Advisors, who live in Monash Residential Services (MRS).
You must meet the following criteria: • A current full-time undergraduate, graduate or postgraduate student enrolled at a Monash campus in Australia. • A current resident with Monash Residential Services. • Appointed a Resident Advisor with MRS. • Minimum of a pass grade average (50%) in the previous academic year. Selection criteria • Based on an interview process conducted by the college head and/or MRS manager. • Successful applicants demonstrate a combination of academic achievement, leadership skills, good communication skills, maturity, enthusiasm, initiative, extra-curricular interests, participation and career interests. To retain this scholarship: • Maintain your role as a current volunteer Resident Advisor with Monash Residential Services • Remain in residency with Monash Residential Services • Maintain full-time enrolment. Exemptions for this requirement must be sought from the Director, Monash Residential Services in writing. • Not be in breach of any current Monash Residential Services – Conditions of Residency. • Maintain a minimum pass Weighted Average of 50%. • Maintain the support of the Residence’s College Head through ongoing contact and contribution to your residential community and MRS more broadly. • Adhere to the MRS Expectations of a Resident Advisor. • Not be in breach of Academic, Research and or General Misconduct
• Half scholarship: $240.10 paid monthly by MRS as rental rebates over 10 months (February to November). • Three-quarter scholarship: $360.20 paid monthly by MRS as rental rebates over 10 months (February to November). • Full scholarship: $480.25 paid monthly by MRS as rental rebates over 10 months (February to November).
- Some Resident Advisor scholarships are awarded over the summer months – December and January to selected applicants and payment will be based on whether the candidate is awarded a full or half scholarship.
• This scholarship cannot be deferred. • All applicants for the role of MRS Resident Advisor will be automatically assessed. • This scholarship may be held in conjunction with another accommodation scholarship by approval from Monash Residential Services.