Indigenous

Bond University Indigenous Scholarship

Through the generous support of corporate sponsors, and from other funds made available to the University, we offer a number of scholarships to Indigenous Australians. Our Indigenous Scholarships aim to support Indigenous Australians by offering a premium tertiary education experience and pathways to exceptional career opportunities.

AIQS Donald Napier Scholarships

AIQS offers a number of scholarships each year for Year 12 students who qualify for entry into a Quantity Surveying, Construction Economics, Construction Management (Economics) or other appropriate course at an AIQS accredited university in Australia. Of the scholarships offered, at least one Equity Scholarship will be awarded to a student experiencing educational disadvantages.

UTS KPMG Indigenous Scholarship

The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance and the opportunity of a work placement at KPMG, to a high achieving Indigenous student.

UNSW Equity Scholarships

UNSW offers a wide range of Equity Scholarships to assist commencing students to undertake full-time study for the standard duration of their coursework degree program.

UQ Endowed Dr J & Dr M Fulcher Scholarship in Law

Provides support for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander law students who have experienced financial disadvantage. If not filled by an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander, the scholarship will be awarded to another Australian law student who has experienced financial disadvantage.

Ida West Aboriginal Health Scholarship

The Ida West Aboriginal Health Scholarship provides financial assistance to Aboriginal students completing a formal qualification at university or vocational education in a health and or human services related field.

QUT QIC Indigenous Tertiary Scholarship

This scholarship is aimed at supporting and enabling Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students enrolling in and continuing their university education.

SCU Commonwealth Indigenous Scholarships

This scholarship supports an Indigenous Student enrolling at Southern Cross University in their first undergraduate degree. There are two forms of Commonwealth Indigenous Scholarships: Commonwealth Indigenous Accommodation Scholarships Commonwealth Indigenous Education Costs Scholarships

Bob Hawke Aboriginal Teacher Scholarships

We are offering two scholarships to support aspiring Aboriginal secondary teachers to complete a postgraduate or undergraduate qualification on a full-time or part-time basis.

CDU Team Aspire University Scholarship

The Team Aspire Scholarship is to assist transition to university, provide support for the first two years of higher education studies and enable a successful university experience. The Team Aspire Scholarship provides financial support to students who have been part of CDU’s Aspire program in senior secondary school and are enrolled in a bachelor’s degree …

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ECU Dorothea Swift Nursing Scholarship

The Dorothea Swift Nursing scholarships have been generously donated to support Bachelor of Science – Nursing students commencing their first semester of study.

UniSA GO Foundation Aboriginal Scholarship

The GO Foundation was founded by Adam Goodes and Michael O’Loughlin with a focus on educational attainment for Aboriginal students, recognising that education is key to creating a brighter future for Aboriginal Australians.

Flinders Vic Beasley Bursary

The bursary has been established to encourage financially disadvantaged students who have participated in the Flinders University Foundation Course to undertake higher education.

Swinburne Asian Australian Foundation Scholarship – Undergraduate

The Asian Australian Foundation (AAF) is a community foundation that connects and brings together the resources of Asian Australians to shape a dynamic Asian philanthropic presence in Australia. AAF is offering two scholarships to Swinburne undergraduate students from diverse cultural backgrounds who have experienced disadvantage.

UNE Indigenous Medical Scholarship

The purpose of the UNE Indigenous Medical Scholarship is to attract more Indigenous students to study medicine at UNE. This scholarship will assist Indigenous students to alleviate their financial burden whilst studying Medicine at UNE.

Flinders Erica Jolly Indigenous Bursary

The bursary has been established to encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to undertake a higher education course, specifically in the field of education, including special education.

QUT QAS Indigenous Tertiary Scholarship

This scholarship is a partnership initiative between the Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS) and QUT to financially support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students in their first year of studying an undergraduate degree at QUT.

ACU Walker Family Occupational Therapy Scholarship

The scholarship is intended to be a gesture of support for Occupational Therapy students on ACU Melbourne’s St Patrick’s campus and is particularly for individuals who have faced practical challenges accessing higher education.

NAS First Peoples Scholarship

Generously supported by a philanthropic donor in partnership with the National Art School, the NAS First Peoples Scholarship covers the full tuition fees for students entering the Bachelor of Fine Art (BFA) program.

QUT QAS Jamie Jackway Paramedic Scholarship

A partnership initiative between the Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS) and QUT to financially support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to complete their Bachelor of Paramedic Science degree.

Deakin Residential Scholarships

These scholarships are offered to ensure that our on-campus accommodation is accessible to a wide range of people, and we encourage you to apply if you meet the criteria below.

ECU Equity Scholarship

The ECU Equity Scholarships are intended to assist future and current undergraduate students from designated equity groups, with the costs associated with University study.

Curtin Shooting Stars Enabling Scholarship

The Shooting Stars Enabling Scholarship encourages and empowers female Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander students from Western Australia who are experiencing financial need, to complete the Indigenous Tertiary Enabling Course (ITEC).

Murdoch NTEU Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Scholarship

The NTEU Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Scholarship was established to support and encourage Undergraduate Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander students who demonstrate a commitment to community, across the various different stages of their degree.

CDU ATOMIC 212° First Nations Nursing Scholarship

The scholarship aims to financially support First Nations Australian Students who are studying Nursing/Midwifery at Charles Darwin University and who are passionate about contributing positively to the community around them.

Griffith The Nellie Thomas Bursary

The aim of the bursary is to assist an Indigenous student studying in the field of Medicine in the School of Medicine and Dentistry with additional cost associated with studying at university.

UOW John, Belle & Richard Miller, Bridgewater Scholarships for Opportunity

This scholarship acknowledges the long-standing connection of John, Belle and Richard Miller’s family to the Illawarra Region. This scholarship is a representation of the Miller family’s desire to support the studies of students in need, and recognises those who are involved in the community.

Curtin Sir William Tyree Scholarship in Engineering

The Tyree Foundation has established scholarships for engineering students across all Australian States. The scholarships are for Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) students who come from disadvantaged backgrounds, to provide them support throughout their four-year course of study.

Curtin Indigenous Allied Health Scholarship

The Indigenous Allied Health Scholarship has been developed to support and encourage Indigenous Australian students to enrol in eligible courses within the Curtin School of Allied Health and successfully complete their study at Curtin University.

Murdoch Senate Bursary

The Murdoch Senate Bursary has been developed to assist students who are facing financial and/or personal hardship with some of the costs associated with studying at Murdoch University.

ANU National Indigenous University Scholarship

Each year the Australian National University offers the National Indigenous University Scholarship with the aim of acknowledging the academic excellence of Indigenous students in secondary school studies and provide assistance with costs related to tertiary studies.

FedSuccess – Study Start Scholarship

The FedSuccess Study Start Scholarship is available to commencing undergraduate students who have overcome hardship to be offered a place at Federation University.

Charles Sturt Albury Wodonga Aboriginal Health Service Scholarship

With a mission to improve health outcomes for the local Aboriginal community, the Albury Wodonga Aboriginal Health Service offers this scholarship to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students commencing studies in Health and Rehabilitation, Speech Pathology, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy or Podiatric Medicine on the Albury-Wodonga Campus.

ACU Maev O’Collins Scholarship

For Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students studying Health Sciences at the Canberra campus and experiencing financial hardship.

UC Marjorie and Bruce Sinclair Scholarship

Awarded to commencing students who identify themselves as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander from a rural and remote area in Australia and Students who arrive in Australia as a refugee with a protection visa.

UTAS Riawunna Access Bursary

Funded through the Indigenous Student Success Program (ISSP), these bursaries are awarded annually by the Riawunna Centre, which provides a culturally welcoming space for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to meet, study and access academic and pastoral support and assistance.

UWA Eveline Rosina Henty Scholarship

The late Eveline Rosina Glyde donated funds to The University of Western Australia to assist and encourage Indigenous Australian and Torres Strait Islander students to pursue a bridging course or an undergraduate degree course at the university.

CQUniCares Holding Redlich Indigenous Law Scholarship

CQUniCares Holding Redlich Indigenous Law Scholarships provide recognition and financial support to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander students studying a laws related undergraduate course who reside and study in North Queensland.

Charles Sturt AGcessibility First Nations Scholarship

The Anthony Costa Foundation and goFARM are supporting these scholarships to help increase workforce capacity in the areas of Agriculture / Horticulture. Part of the goal is to support students from low socio-economic backgrounds to complete a degree which can bring them into an industry that can offer a lifetime career of well remunerated employment.

Deakin Achieving Potential Scholarship

A Deakin Achieving Potential Scholarship offers financial support to students who display passion, perseverance and commitment to study, and experience financial or personal hardship.

JCU Townsville Hospital & Health Service Indigenous Academic Merit Scholarship

The academic merit scholarship is a combined strategy of the University to increase progression and completion rates for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students in the JCU Bachelor of Nursing Science and the Bachelor of Nursing Science ‐ Bachelor of Midwifery and the Townsville Hospital and Health Service to improve health service access and health …

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University of Adelaide Resek Scholarship for Indigenous Students

This Scholarship has been established by Marietta Resek to benefit an indigenous student who is commencing or continuing a Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Sciences or Health Sciences (Medicine, Nursing, Health Sciences, Psychology, Dental Surgery or Oral Health) at the University of Adelaide.

UC Kamberra Indigenous Scholarship

Awarded to an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander student studying at the University of Canberra Bruce Campus through any 3-year undergraduate degree.

Curtin Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Scholarship Program

The Scholarships Office aims to encourage and support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students by providing this one application to assess and inform students of any or all scholarships they may be eligible for. It is the gateway for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply for all scholarships at Curtin University.

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