Forward scholarship

Are you a Forward member?

Forward is committed to supporting the career, educational and life goals of people living with spinal cord injury.

We do this by offering Scholarships, each up to the value of $5000, to assist members with the cost of study and other programs that boost employability and independence.

Forward scholarships are open to Australian citizens and permanent residents living in NSW, ACT and NT.

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Why you should apply for a scholarship

Career planning

Assistance with the cost of formal study or with internships, career planning and other courses, skills and training that boost independence.

Easing financial burden

Easing the financial burden of obtaining the necessary education and skills to secure future employment and independence.

Covering costs

Covering costs such as textbooks, course fees, computer and other IT requirements, transport, equipment and additional support.

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