The Mendelson Scholarship program is an undergraduate scholarship scheme offered through the Max and Bette Mendelson Foundation.
Value and number of scholarships offered
Each year we determine the number and value of scholarships awarded on the advice of the Management Committee of the Max and Bette Mendelson Foundation.
Applications for 2019 are now closed. Applications in 2020 will open in March next year.
Applicants must meet the following criteria:
- be an Australian citizen
- have been a resident of the City of West Torrens for at least three years before the application closing date
- be an undergraduate student in a degree course in South Australia
- be a full-time student as defined by the University for the current academic year
- have completed full-time study for the previous academic year* if you are a continuing student.
*as defined by the university for that year.
You MUST attach a separate personal statement in support of your application. If you consider that you have any particular special need for assistance, please include details with your statement.
You will be notified about the success of your application.
Scholarship presentation ceremony
A Max and Bette Mendelson Foundation scholarship presentation ceremony is held each year in June/July.
Mendelson scholars are presented with a cheque, a certificate and a medallion.
Mendelson scholarship recipients for 2018
University of South Australia
- Maxwell Baker
- Kenneth Do
- Peter McCarthy
- Chrystal Read
- Stuart Taeuber
- Jiayi Litten
- Christo Pyromallis
- Kane Valente
- Daniel Bigirimana
- Rahul Malhotra
- Revania Pillay
- Alysha Vuong
Email Kathleen Allen or call 8416 6333.