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.

Scholarship details

Value: $10,000 approx. total

Duration: 3 Years

Application dates


Close: 15/03/2021


This scholarship is for:

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants

Areas of study:

  • Dentistry
  • Health services and support
  • Nursing
  • Psychology
  • Social work

At Institution:

  • Charles Sturt University

Study level:

  • Undergraduate
  • Honours, Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma

Study Load:

  • Full Time


  • NSW

Eligibility Criteria


Resident of the AWAHS service area (approx within 100km radius of Albury-Wodonga).

Confirmation of Aboriginality.

Applicant to possess a sound academic record.

Further Information


Scholarship value of $10,000 will be paid as $3,333 per annum over three years pending ongoing enrolment and a satisfactory GPA is maintained.

This scholarship comes with priority work placement opportunities and ongoing mentoring.

Recipient will have the opportunity for paid work placement during university holidays.

Full time employment opportunities at AWAHS following completion of studies.