Australian Library and Information Association Scholarship

The Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) is the national professional organisation for the Australian library and information services sector. Together we seek to empower the profession through the development, promotion and delivery of quality library and information services to the nation, through leadership, advocacy and mutual professional support. This scholarship supports Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and South Sea Islander School of Information Studies students to gain ALIA Accredited Library and Information Science qualifications.

Scholarship details

Value: $5,000 approx. total

Duration: 1 Semester

Application dates


Close: 08/02/2021


This scholarship is for:

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants

Areas of study:

  • Teacher education

At Institution:

  • Charles Sturt University

Study level:

  • Undergraduate
  • Honours, Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma
  • Postgraduate coursework

Study Load:

  • Full Time
  • Part Time


  • NSW

Eligibility Criteria


Bachelor of Information Studies (with specialisations)

Master of Information Studies (with specialisations)

Master of Education (Teacher Librarianship)


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Further Information

ALIA Accredited undergraduate or postgraduate courses.

Applicant must identify as an Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander or South Sea Islander to be considered.

Applicant to answer in the Additional Scholarship Question free text box their reasons for undertaking the course they have chosen and how they believe the scholarship will assist them with their studies.