Gama-dji Grant

The Gama-dji Grant provides up to $500 for books and study materials.

Scholarship details

Value: $500 approx. total

Duration: 1 Year

Application dates

Open all year round


This scholarship is for:

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants

Areas of study:

  • Any Area of Study

At Institution:

  • RMIT University

Study level:

  • Undergraduate
  • Honours, Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma
  • Postgraduate coursework
  • Enabling foundation and preparatory courses

Study Load:

  • Full Time


  • VIC

Eligibility Criteria

“To be eligible for this grant you must:
Be an Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander;
Be starting full-time study in a certificate IV, diploma, degree or postgraduate by coursework program at RMIT;
Attend the Gama-dji Orientation Program in your starting semester.”

How to Apply

“Email the Ngarara Willim Centre to express your interest in attending the Gama-dji Orientation Program.

You will be asked to provide proof of your Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent.

Before you begin your application, please visit Supporting Your Application for more information about supporting your application with evidence, providing referee letters and answering application questions.”

Further Information

The Gama-dji Orientation Program is hosted by the Ngarara Willim Centre. It provides commencing students an opportunity to meet and network with other students, find out what services are on offer at RMIT, gain valuable study and academic skills for their year ahead and explore their culture.