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2017 Mayoral Academic Scholarships
Applications for the 2017 Mayoral Academic Scholarships are opening soon.
A range of scholarship opportunities will be available. Students enrolled in TAFE or University in 2017 who are residents of the Cessnock local government area could be eligible for one of the 2017 Mayoral Academic Scholarships. Scholarships are for one year and are valued at $2,500.
More information and application details coming soon.
2016 Mayoral Scholarship Recipients
Austar Coal, Mining Technical/Engineering—Matthew Hughes
Donaldson Coal, Mining—Kasey Williams
Donaldson Coal, Medical and Health—Louise Prater
Hunter Resource Recovery, Post HSC—Sarah Donn
Hunter Resource Recovery, Undergraduate—Madeline Benson
John Knipe Memorial, Cessnock Rugby League Supporters Club Tourism and Hospitality—Jessica Connelly
Cessnock Retired Mineworkers Association, Mining—Ben McDonald
Kurri Kurri Retired Mineworkers Association, Local Government—Georgia Eddy
Solo Resource Recovery, TAFE—Daniel Snedden
The Rotary Club of Cessnock Inc. Building and Associated Trades—Damien Alley
Kurri Kurri Rotary, John Clarence Memorial Arts—Abbey Larsen
CDLC Support Inc, Nursing—Ashley-Kate Howlett
For further information on the scholarships please call 02 4993 4210.