The Sir Charles Bright Scholarship was established in 1985 in memory
of Sir Charles Bright, a former judge of the Supreme Court and a man
who did much in this public duties and in his private life for the
disabled and disadvantaged in our community.
The Scholarships are awarded to disabled persons undertaking post
secondary education, whether at University, Technical and Further
Education or other recognised post secondary educational institutions.
Scholarships of $1,500 are presented annually in February/March.
The Sir Charles Bright Scholarship is administered by a Board of Trustees.
It receives support from the Royal Society for the Blind, Guide Dogs SA/NT,
PARAQUAD SA, Multiple Sclerosis Society, the Brain Foundation, 5RPH 1197AM,
Arts SA and the Dept. of Employment, Training and Further Education,
Rotary and Lions Clubs and Private Donors.
Click here to download a pdf version of the application form
Click here to download a Word version of the application form.
Please read carefully
PLEASE ANSWER ALL QUESTIONS IN THE SAME ORDER AS THE APPLICATION.
Hand written applications may not be accepted.
The Trustees require 6 copies of any application made by mail. Only 1 copy of an electronic application need be provided.
Please have someone check the application before you submit it.
In 2014, 17 scholarships were presented.
Please submit an application if you think you qualify and let the Trustees decide.
To submit your application, when completed, please mail to
171, North East Road, Manningham SA 5086
BY 24th December each year