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We are grateful for the support of generous donors who believe that education exists to empower people to make a difference in the lives of others. It is because of the big-heartedness of individual and corporate donors we can offer the following scholarship.


Eva Burrows Australian Leadership Scholarship for Women

“Courage is very important in leadership – courage to follow through on your dream.” General Eva Burrows

The following scholarship reflects General Eva Burrows commitment to advance social justice, education and the development of the next generation of leaders. The 13th General of The Salvation Army from 1986-1993 she was known as the "people’s General” for her ability to connect with the vulnerable in society and engage warmly with people of all ages. This scholarship ensures General Eva’s commitment and passion for education and the development of leaders will become a lasting legacy.

We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

The Eva Burrows Australian Leadership Scholarship for Women will be awarded to a woman who has undertaken substantial paid or unpaid work in the delivery of the mission of The Salvation Army in the previous two years and is seeking support to develop their leadership capabilities. A scholarship of up to $25,000 AUD, for study at Eva Burrows College or another institution, will be granted to a woman who exhibits General Eva Burrows values of leadership and commitment to serving on the frontline. 

Applications for the 2022 Eva Burrows Leadership Scholarship is now closed.

Transurban Financial Counselling Scholarships

Transurban has generously donated five scholarships each year for existing Salvation Army Officers, staff or volunteers, to undertake the Diploma of Financial Counselling (CHC51115) at Eva Burrows College Vocational Training. Transurban operates the Linkt toll roads in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. This investment reflects its vision to ‘strengthen communities through transport' by supporting a robust financial counselling sector, which it recognises is vital to building financially resilient communities and supporting people experiencing social and financial hardship. The successful applicant will receive $5,525 AUD to cover the course fees for the Diploma of Financial Counselling through Eva Burrows College.

How do I apply?

Applications for the 2022 Transurban Scholarship is now closed.

For all scholarship enquiries contact:

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