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Posted: Nov 18, 2020

Barry Jarvis Education Scholarships 2021 | NOW OPEN

Dorset Council are seeking applications for the Barry Jarvis Education Scholarships. These scholarships have all been named in honour of the late Mayor Barry Jarvis, who was a strong advocate of education in Dorset. Application forms are available from Dorset Council Reception (3 Ellenor Street, Scottsdale) or online.

Barry Jarvis Scottsdale High School Scholarships (x5)

These scholarships are intended to assist local students to continue their studies in Grade 11 or 12 at the Scottsdale High School. It is hoped providing additional financial support will help local students reach their full potential here in Dorset.

Five $500 scholarships are available for Grade 11 or 12 students in 2021.

Barry Jarvis Apprenticeship/Traineeship Scholarship

This scholarship is intended to assist a local community member interested in undertaking an apprenticeship or traineeship realise their aspirations by providing additional financial support during such training.

One $1,000 apprenticeship or traineeship scholarship is available in 2021.

Barry Jarvis University Scholarship

This scholarship is intended to assist a local student with expenses associated with studying at (any) university, providing ongoing financial assistance for three years of their course.

One scholarship is available in 2021, providing $3,000 per year for three years.

Barry Jarvis Agribusiness Scholarship

This scholarship is intended to provide additional financial support to a local student enrolled in the University of Tasmania’s Associate Degree in Agribusiness.

One scholarship is available in 2021, providing $2,500 per year for two years.

Applications close 5 pm, Friday 5th February 2021 and application forms can be downloaded from here

Completed application forms may be emailed to, handed in at 3 Ellenor Street, Scottsdale or posted to PO Box 21, Scottsdale, 7260.

If you require more information please contact Dorset Council Customer Service/Community Liaison Officer Elizabeth Hadley on 6352 6500.