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Awards & Bursaries – Deadline Nov 1

Only 10 days left to apply for AUSU’s November cycle awards and bursaries! Each award is worth $1000.

Academic Achievement Award (2 available): For academic high achievers.

AUSU Bursaries (5 available): For students in financial need and/or with exceptional life circumstances.

Balanced Student Award (4 available): For students balancing multiple commitments.

Returning Student Awards (4 available): For students who returned to studies after a long break of two or more years.

Single Parent Bursary (2 available): For single parents in financial need.

Student Volunteer Awards (2 available): For students who do volunteer work.

#Igo2AU Award (1 available): Available to all AUSU members, no matter how many courses they have completed. Applicants need to submit either a 500-word essay or 30-second video articulating any one, or a combination of: what makes AU unique; how does/has AU improve(d) their lives; what is it about AU that fuels their passion for learning; why they chose AU; how does AU inspire them, and/or; what AU means to them.

Find out more or apply online here.



Win a Prize with Facebook Live

AUSU will be hosting some Facebook Live Events! Join your AUSU executives in some great discussions about AU, balancing commitments, tips on how to succeed, and more!

Post a comment or question during any of our Facebook Live events for a chance to win a sweet AUSU prize pack!

Come visit AUSU live at during the sessions listed below. Participate in the session and your name will be entered into a prize draw. Must be an AUSU member to win a prize.

Monday, October 23 at 12pm MT

Topics: Secrets for studying online, ways to balance your commitments such as family, work, school, etc.

Friday, October 27 at 4pm MT

Topics: Supports available to students, ways to balance your commitments such as family, work, school, etc.

Thursday, November 2 at 5pm MT

Topics: What was your favourite course and why was it awesome?