Scholarship Opportunity - More Information

About the Scholarship

The scholarship program was established in 2016. It’s mission is to provide financial assistance to individuals who wish to study either the Diploma of Beauty Therapy, Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy, or the Certificate III in Hairdressing. Preference will be given to students who completed their Higher School Certificate and seek employment after graduation.

The Phytodermal Institute of Beauty principally looks for High School students; however, consideration will be given to those individuals that have completed prior training in hairdressing or beauty and wish to upgrade their skills.   

These scholarships are offered and are open to any student, as long as they meet the general eligibility criteria for the beauty therapy and hairdressing programs.

 

If you want to take your beauty and hairdressing career to the next level and complete training in the Phytodermal Institute of Beauty we can help you achieve your goals. 

  • Closing date for scholarship applications for  September intake is July 31, 2019;

  • Refer to application process below for a list of the supporting documents needed.

  • Incomplete applications will not be considered.

  • If any question in application does not apply to you please put N/A in the space rather than leaving it blank.

  • You will be notified by email in 10 working days regarding the status of your application.

  • The scholarship is not transferable and applies only to the qualification awarded for the current calendar year.

  • If you have any questions about the application, please email to:  info@phytodermal.edu.au
     

Criteria 

Financial assistance is based on hair industry and beauty therapy awareness, employment potential, community involvement, life achievement and leadership potential.

  • Applicants must have an interest in the beauty or hairdressing industry and be willing to work for 1 year in a Phyt’s beauty salon after graduation.

  • Applicant must be a citizen or legal permanent resident of Australia. 

  • Applicants must be able to commence study at Phytodermal Institute of Beauty in September.    

  • Applicants must complete and submit a Scholarship Application by July 31, 2019.

  • Candidates must attend an interview conducted by the Scholarship Committee after applications are closed. 

     

Scholarship Award Terms and Conditions

 

1. Eligibility

a. The Phytodermal Institute of Beauty Scholarship Awards will be given to students who completed their Higher School Certificate and seek employment after graduation. The Phytodermal Institute of Beauty principally look for High School students; however, consideration is also given to those individuals that have completed prior training in hairdressing or beauty and wish to upgrade their skills.    

b. Applicant must be a citizen or legal permanent resident of Australia. 

 c. Have interest in hair and beauty industry and seeking employment after graduation. 

 

2. Value

a. There are 4 levels of scholarships; 

  • Diamond – Receive 50% off your tuition fee. 

  • Gold – Receive 40% off your tuition fee.

  • Silver – Receive 30% off your tuition fee.

  • Bronze - Receive 20% off your tuition fee.

b. The Scholarship does not cover student   kit and outside college training such as first aid training.    

c. The Scholarship value will be paid after the commencement date of each semester.

 

SHB50115 Diploma of Beauty Therapy

  • Diamond scholarship value of $8,250 will be paid towards your tuition fee in 6 instalments after the commencement date of each semester.

  • Gold scholarship value of $6,600 will be paid towards your tuition fee in 5 instalments after the commencement date of each semester.

  • Silver scholarship value of $4,950 will be paid towards your tuition fee in 4 instalments after the commencement date of each semester.

  • Bronze scholarship value of $3,300 will be paid towards your tuition fee in 4 instalments after the commencement date of each semester.
     

SHB40115 Certificate IV in Beauty Therapy

  • Diamond scholarship value of $5,750 will be paid towards your tuition fee in 3 instalments after the commencement date of each semester.

  • Gold scholarship value of $4,600 will be paid towards your tuition fee in 3 instalments after the commencement date of each semester.

  • Silver scholarship value of $3,450 will be paid towards your tuition fee in 3 instalments after the commencement date of each semester.

  • Bronze scholarship value of $2,300 will be paid towards your tuition fee in 2 instalments after the commencement date of each semester.
     

SHB30416 Certificate III in Hairdressing

  • Diamond scholarship value of $6,250 will be paid towards your tuition fee in 6 instalments after the commencement date of each semester.

  • Gold scholarship value of $5,000 will be paid towards your tuition fee in 6 instalments after the commencement date of each semester.

  • Silver scholarship value of $3,750 will be paid towards your tuition fee in 5 instalments after the commencement date of each semester.

  • Bronze scholarship value of $2,500 will be paid towards your tuition fee in 4 instalments after the commencement date of each semester.

d. Commencement of the Scholarship cannot be deferred.

e. The Scholarship is not transferrable to any other qualification offer by Phytodermal Institute of Beauty.  

f. The Scholarship recipient must be enrolled full-time in the agreed program during the contract of their scholarship. In limited circumstances, recipients may choose to use their scholarship to study part-time due to justifying circumstances such as a medical condition which limits the student’s capacity to undertake full-time study. An application for a part-time scholarship must be submitted to the Scholarships Committee for consideration. If a part-time scholarship is approved, payment will be 50% of the amount of the normal instalment payment.

3. Ongoing eligibility

a. To continue receipt of the Scholarship funding, the recipient must maintain a level of attendance of 80% or above at all times.  

b. Recipients of this Scholarship funds are required to have achieved a Competent Requirements grade to receive their next payment.

4. Termination

a. The Scholarship will be terminated if the recipient:

  • Withdraws from an eligible course or fails to enrol.

  • Commences part-time study without prior approval.

  • Does not maintain satisfactory academic performance as stated in point 3.

  • Is determined by The Phytodermal Institute of Beauty Principal to be guilty of serious misconduct, including, but not limited to, having provided false or misleading information as part of their Scholarship application.

  •  Does not resume study at the end of a period of approved leave.

b. Once the Scholarship has been terminated, it will not be reinstated unless due to The Phytodermal Institute of Beauty error.

c. Where a student is found guilty of serious misconduct or withdraws from the relevant course, The Phytodermal Institute of Beauty reserves the right to request that any Scholarship funds paid to the Scholarship recipient be reimbursed.

5. Scholarship Committee Members 2017-2019

The Scholarship Committee is responsible for college-level scholarships, policies, procedures, and other concerns related to student scholarship matters.  Members meet in closed executive session when discussing about individuals such as students but otherwise meet in open session. 

The Committee acts on behalf of the College to:

  • Publicise scholarship opportunities.

  • Screen scholarship applications.

  • Make scholarship decisions in a timely manner.

  • Develop a procedure and forms for application and appeals.

  • Maintain records for auditing purposes.

How to Apply for the Scholarship

Step 1 - What’s available

Phytodermal Institute of Beauty offers opportunities for Year 12 students or equivalent, to apply for scholarships ranging from $2,500 up to $8,250 in value.  Consideration is also given to those individuals that have completed prior training in hairdressing or beauty and wish to upgrade their skills.    

 

Step 2 - Get advice

It is important that you speak to your parents about your application and seek their advice. Let them know your scholarships choices and check if you have met the criteria. Seeking advice from your teachers and parents will also be beneficial in developing your personal profile. You have a team of people around you that know you well, so make the most of them.

 

Step 3 - Get involved

At Phytodermal Institute of Beauty, we look for all-round students who demonstrate leadership skills and involvement in school, community and extracurricular activities. Keep track of your involvement and tell us what you have been up to as all activities are relevant.

 

Step 4 - Personal profile

It is important to provide a personal profile to support your application. Your personal profile is your introduction to the Phytodermal Institute of Beauty, our opportunity to get to know you and an indication of your goals and achievements. There are seven questions for the personal profile which you need to answer. Each answer should be no longer than 100 words.   

 

Step 5 - Go for it

Applications open in July 2019 for a September intake. Starting an application is easy, simply go to Scholarship Application Form and begin planning what information you will need to provide by the closing date. You will only be able to submit the form when all fields are completed, so it is important to plan ahead.

Step 6 - Check

Make sure you proofread your application thoroughly. Have someone else read your personal profile. Check your spelling, grammar, and word counts, and ensure that you have provided documentation that supports your accomplishments.

 

Step 7 - Submit

Once you are ready, you can go ahead and submit your application.  You will be sent a confirmation email once you have successfully submitted your application.

 

Step 8 - Relax

You can now relax and start looking forward to your new Beauty or Hairdressing adventure at Phytodermal Institute of Beauty. We will keep you updated on the progress of your application so be sure to keep an eye on your email.

 

Application Process 

 

Application process is easy

  • Complete the online application form.

  • Provide proof of latest academic achievement. 

  • Provide a letter of reference from a workplace, teacher or community member.

  • Applicant must provide their photo ID and e-mail address.

 

Please e-mail completed application to: info@phytodermal.edu.au