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Western Chances

Mar 17, 2014

Western Chances offers the 'Chance of a Lifetime' to young people in Melbourne's west, helping to unlock their potential and support their dreams to pursue further education and career goals. 

The Western Chances scholarships offered every year since 2004, support motivated young people with an obvious talent and who may not otherwise have an opportunity to pursue their education and their dreams. 

Since 2004, Western Chances has:

  • Invested $2.8million in young people
  • Assisted over 1,900 young people
  • Awarded over 3,400 scholarships

A recipient from 2011, Stephanie Tedesco, spoke at the awards ceremony, telling the crowd that the scholarship had allowed her to study medicine "the course of my dreams" at Monash University. 

A recent Herald Sun article, highlighted the importance of financial support from the community for the awards program which ensuring ongoing support for young people in Melbourne's west.  

Find out more about the Western Chances Scholarship Fund and how you can get involved in the Direct Debit Campaign?

--- Western Chances 10 year Logo

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