Dr Lawrence F Smith Scholarship for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students

An undergraduate or postgraduate coursework scholarship for students who are studying the Doctor of Dental Medicine or Bachelor of Oral Health
Established in 2016, this scholarship has been generously donated and established by Dr Lawrence F Smith to assist an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander student studying in the area of dentistry at the University of Sydney. The Scholarship is valued at $6,000.

Scholarship details

Value: $6,000 approx. total

Duration: 1 Year

Application dates


Open: 25/05/2021
Close: 08/06/2021


This scholarship is for:

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants
Financial equity

Areas of study:

  • Dentistry
  • Medicine

At Institution:

  • University of Sydney

Study level:

  • Undergraduate
  • Postgraduate coursework

Study Load:

  • Full Time


  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • SA
  • QLD
  • TAS
  • VIC
  • WA

Eligibility Criteria

You must:

Further Information

The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of:
  • academic merit,
  • demonstrated evidence of Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander identity
  • demonstrated evidence of financial need, and 
  • a personal statement
This scholarship is tenable for one year only.