Erica Jolly Indigenous Bursary

A generous donation from Flinders University graduate Erica Jolly, a Companion of the University, has enabled the establishment of the Erica Jolly Indigenous Bursary. The bursary has been established to encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to undertake a higher education course, specifically in the field of education, including special education.

Scholarship details

Value: $500 approx. total

Duration: 1 Semester

Application dates


Open: 14/12/2020
Close: 10/03/2021


This scholarship is for:

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants

Areas of study:

  • Teacher education

At Institution:

  • Flinders University

Study level:

  • Undergraduate
  • Honours, Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma

Study Load:

  • Full Time


  • SA

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants for the bursary must:
Be of Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent; and
identify as an Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander; and
be accepted as an Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander by the community in which he or she lives or has lived; and
Be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate course of study in Education or Special Education at Flinders University.

How to Apply

Applications should be submitted online through the Flinders University Student Information System. Applicants will need to login and navigate to the My Scholarships tab to submit an application. Please read the how to apply page and ensure all of your personal details are up-to-date in Student Two before applying as you will be assessed using the information in the Student System, including, ATSI status home and semester address, citizenship etc.