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									Policy Title: The Chancellor Stan Jones Scholarship

Part A Policy

1. Policy Statement

The Chancellor Stan Jones Scholarship is a university award that has been established
in 2004 in honour of the former Chancellor, Hon Justice Stan Jones, to provide
recognition of outstanding academic achievement and to support further higher degree
studies. The Scholarship will be awarded on an annual basis with a monetary
payment of $2,000.

2. Scope

Central Queensland University staff and students.

3. Definitions used in this Policy

All terminology used within a policy must be consistent with definitions in the CQU
Glossary.

4. Policy Approval History

Approved by: Executive of Academic Board 24 February 2004

Amendments Authorised by: Registrar and Chief Compliance Officer 1 July 2004

5. Policy Content

5.1 Eligibility

5.1.1 This award is intended to recognise outstanding academic achievement, and
therefore will be awarded to the recipient of the University Medal where the recipient
will be continuing on to further higher degree study.

5.1.2 Where the recipient of the University Medal does not intend to continue on to
higher degree study, other identified nominees for the University Medal continuing on
to higher degree study will become eligible for the Scholarship.

5.2 Criteria

The Committee will use the criteria as set down in this document for the awarding of
the Scholarship.

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5.2.1 It is not necessary for the further higher degree study to be undertaken at Central
Queensland University.

5.2.2 Should there be no recipient of or nominee for the University Medal continuing
on to further higher degree study in any year, then the Scholarship will not be
awarded.

5.2.3 If there is more than one recipient of the University Medal, then those recipients
of the Medal continuing on to further higher degree study will each receive a
Scholarship.

5.2.4 If there is more than one eligible nominee for the University Medal, under 5.1.2
above, the candidate with the highest weighted grade point average (WGPA) in their
Honours Degree will receive the Scholarship. If further clarification of merit is
required, candidates will be ranked in relation to the WGPA score calculated over the
last 72 units of credit at Advanced Level of their Bachelors Degree, for their first
attempt at those courses.

5.3 The Chancellor Stan Jones Scholarship Committee

The Chancellor Stan Jones Scholarship Committee will comprise the members of the
Executive Committee of Academic Board.




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Policy Title: The Chancellor Stan Jones Scholarship

Part B Procedures

1. Overview

Procedural information for the awarding of The Chancellor Stan Jones Scholarship.

2. Procedures

2.1        Process for Consideration

2.1.1 Following consideration by the Executive Committee of Academic Board of the
nominations for the recipients of the University and Faculty Medals and awarding of
the Medals, the Committee shall consider the criteria and awarding of The Chancellor
Stan Jones Scholarship.

2.1.2 Details of whether the University Medal nominees will be continuing on to
further higher degree study will be provided to the Committee by the Executive
Officer to Academic Board.

2.2        Notification

2.2.1 The Executive Officer to Academic Board will notify the relevant parties of the
approved recipient/s of the Scholarship.




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