Scouts Australia


CALL FOR APPLICATIONS – Closes 3 July 2020

The scholarship is up to a $3000 grant.


Venturers and Scouts may apply for the Jack Deeble Memorial Youth Development Scholarship. This is designed to assist a Scout or Venturer or a number of Scouts or Venturer's to attend an International Scouting event or a unique National Scouting event to provide tangible recognition of Jack Deeble's commitment to the growth of young people and the nature of his unswerving belief in the benefits of Scouting in their lives.

Successful applicants will be expected to prepare a short presentation to the Shakespeare Foundation and the Branch Operations Committee detailing their experiences at the event which the grant was used to attend.

The selection process requires a written application (available HERE HERE) addressing the selection in the first instance and will be followed up with an interview. For more information please contact Lizz Affleck, e-mail address

Applications are requested by 3 May and will need endorsement of the applicable Group Leader or Section Commissioner and two referees upon submission. 

They should be sent via e-mail to  Lizz Affleck or in writing to  Lizz Affleck, 89 Kitchener Street, Garran ACT 2605.

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