Applications for the Jopling Family Rowing Scholarship will reopen in September 2022 for the 2023 academic year.
From 2020, the Jopling Family Rowing Scholarship will attract the highest calibre of student to the University of Melbourne. Successful scholarship applicants will have demonstrated community leadership, be strong academically and be highly talented rowers. The Jopling Family Rowing Scholarship honours that passion, providing future generations with an opportunity to excel, in the expectation that it will inspire them to give back to the community in turn.
The Scholarship Selection Committee is looking for students who can demonstrate:
- Academic excellence and the pursuit of life-long learning
- Sporting endeavour in the sport of rowing
- Leadership qualities that espouse active citizenship and a commitment to helping others
Download the brochure here.
The Jopling Family
The Jopling Family Scholarship has been made possible due to the generosity of Mr Peter Jopling AM QC (LLB) in honour of his father, Mr John Jopling Jr and his passion for education and rowing. Mr Jopling is passionate about the importance of a quality education and the life-changing impact that such an education can have on an individual. Mr Jopling’s other great passion is the sport of rowing and its connection to the pursuit of a healthy and rewarding life.
Pictured above: Peter Jopling AM QC and his father Mr John Jopling Jr (image supplied by Earl Carter)