Freilich Indigenous Student Scholarship in Law

The Freilich Indigenous Student Scholarship in Law was created to assist people in the Indigenous Community who want to attend University to obtain a degree in Law to further their career aspirations. The Scholarship aims to offset some of the financial burden of attendance at University in the first year of study.

The Scholarship Fund was established from money donated to the University by the Freilich Foundation.

Scholarship details

Value: $8,000 approx. total

Duration: 1 Year

Availability: 1 scholarship offered

Application dates


Open: 01/11/2021
Close: 02/01/2021


This scholarship is for:

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants
Academic merit

Areas of study:

  • Law and paralegal studies

At Institution:

  • Australian National University

Study level:

  • Undergraduate
  • Postgraduate coursework
  • Postgraduate research

Study Load:

  • Full Time
  • Part Time


  • ACT

Eligibility Criteria

The scholarship Is available to a person who:
Is a member of the Indigenous community;
Is a successful applicant for entry into the first year of a program leading to the award of Bachelor of Laws (LLB) or the Juris Doctor (JD) whether undertaken as a single degree or part of a combined program;
Is a citizen of or holds permanent resident status in Australia.

How to Apply

The application is submitted on the prescribed form. Any requirement for supporting documentation will be stated on the application form and/or ANU Scholarships website. The application and all supporting documentation (where applicable) must be submitted on, or prior to, the closing date published on the ANU scholarships website.