The Ken Horsham Scholarship is an initiative to assist CHC and HomeGround affordable tenants to achieve their study goals.
The late Ken Horsham was a founding director of CHC and served in various roles from 1998 onwards, including Chair of the Board of Directors. Ken had a strong interest in progressing his community and a passion for social justice and it is in this spirit we are pleased to honour him with this scholarship.
How much is the scholarship?
The scholarship fund is $5,000 and each student can apply for a value up to, but not exceeding, $1,000 to further their education. Successful recipients may only receive one scholarship per year.
Who can apply for the scholarship?
You are eligible to apply if you:
- are a current CHC/Affordable HomeGround tenant
- have been CHC/Affordable HomeGround tenant for at least three (3) months prior to submitting your application
- are over 16 years of age at the time of submitting your application, and
- can provide proof that you are currently enrolled in study in a part or full-time study
How long do I have to apply for the scholarship?
Applications open Friday, 23rd December 2022 and close at 5 pm on Sunday 5th of February 2023. Late applications won’t be considered.
How can I apply for the scholarship?
Please fill out the application form here.
Please note: Registering will not guarantee your participation.
You will receive a confirmation via email from one of our staff members if successful.
If you wish to apply and require assistance, please call Cassia Vidigal on 02 6248 7716.
Printed application forms are available at CHC’s Office – 224/29 Braybrooke St, Bruce ACT 2617.