GHD Indigenous Scholarship

To support an Indigenous Student studying Engineering, Environmental Science or Building Design at CDU by providing financial support and paid work experience during semester breaks.

Scholarship details

Value: $5,000 approx. total

Duration: 1 Year

Application dates


Open: 13/01/2021
Close: 03/03/2021


This scholarship is for:

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants

Areas of study:

  • Architecture and built environment
  • Engineering
  • Science and mathematics

At Institution:

  • Charles Darwin University

Study level:

  • Undergraduate

Study Load:

  • Full Time


  • NT

Eligibility Criteria

Ensure that you meet the eligibility criteria of this scholarship before applying:
Must be an Indigenous Australian;
Must be a resident of the Northern Territory;
Must be enrolled in one of the eligible courses.

How to Apply

You can upload relevant documents to support your application (each file must not exceed 2MB).

If you have non-CDU qualifications (from high school or other universities), you are encouraged to submit proof of academic performance to support your application. You do not need to provide us CDU academic transcripts.

After pressing submit on the application form, you will immediately receive an automatic reply acknowledging receipt of your application.

Further Information

Your written statement must address each of the selection criteria in order to rank in the selection process.

Essential Selection Criteria:
Demonstrate knowledge of GHD’s Values and Culture, and an interest in completing a work placement with GHD;
Demonstrate passion, ability and initiative in your approach to study;
Demonstrate commitment to the Northern Territory and an intention to use your skills in this area.