2016 Scholarship Now Open!
THE SPORT AUSTRALIA HALL OF FAME
SCHOLARSHIP & MENTORING PROGRAM
"Honouring the Past, Inspiring the Future"
(VALUED AT OVER $10,000)
CLOSING DATE: 5pm Monday 20th July, 2015
2016 APPLICATIONS OPEN NOW!
Click here to go to Scholarship & Mentoring Page
Australian Junior Athletes (U/21) are invited to apply for The Sport Australia Hall of Fame Scholarship & Mentoring Program for 2016.
The Sport Australia Hall of Fame’s Vision is to preserve and celebrate the history of Australian Sport and to excite the next generation of Australians to achieve their potential both in sport and life. The Scholarship & Mentoring Program is one opportunity to continue achieving our Vision.
To help young Australians achieve at the highest level of their sport, the Scholarship will provide encouragement and funding for 12 months.
More importantly, Scholarship holders will enjoy unrivalled access to and personal one-on-one mentoring from an Inducted Member; surely no greater way to inspire young sportspeople to fulfil their potential.
One of Australia’s most prestigious organisations, The Sport Australia Hall of Fame represents the pinnacle of sporting achievement in Australia, acknowledging sporting greats who have gone beyond their sport to achieve cultural significance. Inductees include Sir Don Bradman, Dawn Fraser, John Eales, Catherine Freeman, Ian Thorpe, Liz Ellis, Glenn McGrath, Shane Warne, Layne Beachley, Kostya Tszyu, Louise Sauvage and many more.
Each 12 month Scholarship will apply from January 1 to December 31, 2016.
The Sport Australia Hall of Fame Scholarship & Mentoring Program will consist of:
- One-on-one personal mentoring by an Inducted Member of The Sport Australia Hall of Fame.
- A $5,000 sporting expenses grant.
- On stage presentation of the Scholarship at The Sport Australia Hall of Fame Induction & Awards Gala Dinner at the Palladium at Crown Melbourne on Wednesday 21st October, 2015. (Travel cost for recipient covered).
- One international return economy flight within the Etihad Airways network. (For sporting use only).
- ‘The Sport Australia Hall of Fame Scholarship Holder’ logo for agreed use.
Nomination forms can be downloaded from our website: www.sahof.org.au