Advance Queensland Indigenous Pathways Scholarships

The Advance Queensland Indigenous Pathways Scholarship supports Indigenous students to obtain qualifications to pursue their chosen careers in science, technology, engineering, arts, and maths (STEAM) industries. The scholarships are supported by the Queensland Government’s Advance Queensland initiative focused on growing the economy and creating jobs through innovation.

Scholarship details

Value: $5,000 approx. total

Duration: Duration of the program

Application dates

Unknown - check with provider


This scholarship is for:

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants

Areas of study:

  • Engineering
  • Science and mathematics

At Institution:

  • TAFE
  • Central Queensland University

Study level:

  • VET courses

Study Load:

  • Full Time


  • QLD

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible to receive an Advance Queensland Indigenous Pathways Scholarship, successful applicants must:
Identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander and provide a Confirmation of Identity;
Be enrolled in one of STEAM related VET Certificate or Diploma course in 2021;
Reside in Queensland for the duration of the scholarship;
Not be receiving another scholarship of similar or higher value.

Please note: not available for qualifications undertaken as part of a schools program, a traineeship or an apprenticeship.

Further Information

Visit the CQUniversity/TAFE Queensland website for more information.