Wilson Security Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Bursary - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Wilson Security Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Bursary

Scholarship applications for Semester 2, 2021 will open on 1 April 2021.

Study support bursary for a full-time or part-time Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander undergraduate student.

Offered for the first time in Semester 2, 2019, the Wilson Security Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Bursary shall be awarded to one (1) Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander undergraduate student.

The bursary will be valued at A$2,000 and paid in eight fortnightly instalments of A$250.

Please note: This bursary is offered on a yearly basis through funds provided by an external donor. If funding is not available in any given year, the bursary will not be awarded.

Study Support Payment Schedule 2020

Semester 2

1

24/07/2020

2

7/08/2020

3

21/08/2020

4

4/09/2020

5

18/09/2020

6

2/10/2020

7

16/10/2020

8

30/10/2020

Eligibility
  • identifying as an Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander student
  • full-time or part-time domestic student in any undergraduate program at USC
  • completed at least one semester at USC (48 units for full-time or 24 units for part-time students)
  • minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 4.0
Selection criteria
  • financial need
  • hours worked in paid employment or commitment to activities that impact on the time available for the student to study (e.g. compulsory fieldwork placement, significant carer responsibilities)
  • academic merit
Eligible programs
All undergraduate programs
Number available
1
Value

A$2,000