Young Carers Australia Bursary Scholarship Program
Carers Australia & Young Carers
Carers Australia will award $3000 each to 333 young carers aged 12 to 25 to help with the financial cost of secondary and beyond studies.
Young carers often provide both emotional & physical support to mother, fathers and grandparents and basically, if they are in a caring role.
Other areas are mental health, pesonal care, assisting with medications.
Why is this program available?
This program help to relieve young Aussies from the everyday pressures of being Carers.
The long-term affect of caring can sometimes have its toll and by proving these funds it helps to ensure can have the same opportunity to be able to gain employment & enjoy some security.
This twelve month scholarship can be used for secondary, tertiary, undergraduate and other studies recognised by a training institution.