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Scholarships and bursaries

Check out the scholarships and bursaries on offer!

As an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander student, you are eligible for a commencement Bursary of up to $3500 plus other educational costs supported through scholarships and bursaries.

Does studying at university mean moving away from home for you?

If you're relocating to start at UniSC, you may be eligible for $5,000 to help with moving and study costs under the Federal Government's Tertiary Access Payment (TAP) program or up to $18,000 under the Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships Program

Are you studying to be a teacher?

View all of Teach Queensland's Scholarships. Register your interest with Teach Queensland's Beyond the Range Professional Experience Grant and the Regional, Rural and Remote Generalist and STEM Graduate Teacher Scholarship.

Are you a Postgraduate student?
CSIRO Postgraduate Scholarships

CSIRO offers Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Postgraduate Scholarships and an Industry PhD Program.

Aurora Indigenous Scholarships (Undergraduates)

New Colombo Plan Scholarship The NCP Scholarship Program provides scholarships of up to 19 months for Australian undergraduates to undertake semester-based study, internships or mentorships, and language training in the Indo-Pacific.

Additional resources

There are other Indigenous scholarships and bursaries available for application, and external scholarships and awards on offer.

UniSC Scholarships are available in a variety of study areas.


Scholarships - do I have to pay Tax?

Find out if you will you need to pay tax on your scholarship using the Australian Tax Office tool, 'Is my scholarship taxable?' tool.