PW Rice Scholarship application form

The PW Rice Scholarship is established to support a female student who has successfully completed an Honours Degree of Bachelor of Arts in Classics, Latin, Ancient Greek, Linguistics, French Studies, German Studies or Spanish Studies.

This student wishes to:

  • Undertake postgraduate studies at a university overseas such as the University of Oxford or Cambridge or some other approved overseas institution in a field of study related to their Honours degree; or
  • Undertake postgraduate study at the University of Adelaide and wishes to travel overseas to undertake a short course at an overseas university or some other approved overseas institution to be included as part of their postgraduate degree at the University of Adelaide.

The Scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic merit with preference to those female candidates who have achieved First Class Honours and/or who intend to undertake postgraduate studies at the University of Oxford or Cambridge.

Applications close November 16.

1. Personal details
2. Previous studies
Which discipline did you complete your Honours Studies in (please tick one)
3. PW Rice Scholarship

This includes, the name of the overseas institution, the duration of the intended studies and the nature of studies you intend to undertake.  Please provide any information that demonstrates a link between your intended overseas study plans and your previous Honours degree.

4. Supporting documentation
  •  A Curriculum vitae which includes details of your academic achievements
  •  An academic transcript which includes confirmation of your Honours results
  • A letter of support from your Supervisor 
  • Confirmation of acceptance and/or enrolment  at the overseas institution 
  • Confirmation of an offer or conditional offer to study at an overseas institution
As well as:
  • Documentary evidence of financial need (optional). This may include income tested Commonwealth income support payment, Youth Allowance, Austudy, ABSTUDY benefits, or other details of financial circumstances.
  • A budget outlining any overheads or expenses that you are expected to incur for the duration of your overseas study. This may include information about tuition fees, travel costs and accommodation. 

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I declare that the information I have supplied on this form is true and correct to the best of my knowledge. I understand that if I am awarded the scholarship and the University of Adelaide if at any time thereafter forms the reasonable view that my application included false or misleading information or documentation, I authorise the University of Adelaide to obtain such additional information deemed necessary to assess my application for this scholarship.
I understand that the University of Adelaide will not use or disclose any information supplied on the application form or obtained for the selection process without my written consent, other than for the selection process of this scholarship (which may include disclosure to third parties such as donors). All such information will be managed in accordance with the University of Adelaide Privacy Policy and Management plan available at