Skip to main content

Count Me In Scholarships for Western Australians Interested in Studying Disability Services Overseas

  • Synopsis: Published: 2010-09-10 - Count Me In Scholarships for anyone working within or interested in WA disability sector and wanting to examine world best practices in disability services. For further information pertaining to this article contact: Minister for Transport; Disability Services.

Main Document

West Australians interested in studying disability services overseas are being urged to apply for a scholarship from the Disability Services Commission.

Disability Services Minister Simon O'Brien said the 2010 Count Me In Scholarship program was open to anyone working within or interested in WA's disability sector and wanting to examine world's best practice in disability services.

The scholarships have been aligned with the Disability Services Commission's 15-year plan, Count Me In: Disability Future Directions.

Mr O'Brien said this year, the commission was offering three scholarships of up to $15,000 each.

"The scholarships are available for research in areas consistent with the three key priority areas of Count Me In: Disability Future Directions," he said.

They are personalized supports and services; participation and contribution; and economic and community foundations.

Applications are encouraged from staff, management or members of any organization providing services, support or advocacy to people with disability, their families and carers, but also people with an interest in the sector.

"Scholarships will be awarded on merit and the recipients will be required to share their findings with the disability sector," the Minister said.

Applications close 5pm on Friday October 1. For further information visit www.count-me-in.com.au, email scholarship@dsc.wa.gov.au or telephone 9426 9311.





Information from our Disability Scholarships: List of Bursaries and Student Financial Aid Programs section - (Full List).

Comments: We apologize but until we find a new secure & accessible comments plugin this area is not available.


     What will I receive?

Loan Information for low income singles, families, seniors and disabled. Includes home, vehicle and personal loans.


Famous People with Disabilities - Well known people with disabilities and conditions who contributed to society.


List of awareness ribbon colors and their meaning. Also see our calendar of awareness dates.


Blood Pressure Chart - What should your blood pressure be. Also see information on blood group types and compatibility.


  1. CSD Learns Awarded $75,000 Grant from Wells Fargo
  2. 2016 FBI Hate Crime Statistics
  3. People Who Experience Dry Eye Soon to Have Drug-Free Solution
  4. FDA Warns About Illegal Use of Injectable Silicone for Body Contouring and Associated Health Risks




Citation