Marylyn Eve Mayo Endowment Scholarship

A Scholarship to support a student enrolled full-time in Part III of an LLB who is experiencing financial hardship.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: Part III Undergraduate Law
Opening date: 6 July 2022
Closing date: 17 August 2022
Tenure: One year
For: Assistance
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $6,000

The Scholarship was established in 2001 and is funded by Marylyn Mayo who graduated BA/LLB from The University of Auckland’s School of Law in 1960 before moving to Queensland, Australia. From 1969 on, Marylyn taught in Northern Queensland, briefly at the University of Queensland’s Law School, then as founding head of the Department of Law at James Cook University in Townsville.Marylyn Mayo died in November 2002. Her husband John Mayo has continued to take an interest in the awarding of the Scholarship.


How to apply

Scholarship applications will usually open around six weeks before the closing date. Please read the regulations carefully to be sure you are eligible before you apply.

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