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UniSC Indigenous Scholarship - Honours and Postgraduate

Scholarship applications are open for application year round.

Selections will take place during the relevant semester.

These scholarships are to encourage progression to Honours level, or Postgraduate study.

The UniSC Indigenous Scholarship was established in 2011 to support a new or continuing student wishing to pursue Postgraduate studies, an Honours undergraduate qualification or a Higher Degree by Research (HDR).

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  • a commencing student (eg existing students are not eligible)
  • must have completed an undergraduate qualification in any discipline
  • applicants will be considered ineligible if currently in receipt of another major UniSC or external scholarship (this does not include bursaries)
  • Australian citizen, permanent resident of Australia, New Zealand citizen or Permanent Australian Humanitarian Visa holder
Selection criteria

Applicants will be assessed based on:

  • financial need
  • demonstrated involvement within or for indigenous communities
  • evidence of Aboriginality and/or Torres Strait Islander descent (unless criterion has previously been met)
Eligible programs
All programs
Number available

The scholarship is valued at $4000 for full-time study, to be paid in instalments over 2 semesters (pro-rata for part-time and sessional study). In addition, all course fees and the Student Services and Amenities fee for the relevant semester(s) will be waived.


UniSC Indigenous Scholarship Application Form - Honours and Postgraduate

For further information, please email scholarships@usc.edu.au or phone 07 5430 2890.

Download the free Adobe Acrobat Reader for PDF documents, before downloading this application form. *