Goodes O'Loughlin UniSA GO Scholarship

This scholarship is open to high achieving Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander students of the University of South Australia who are enrolled full-time or part-time in any of the following undergraduate programs.

Scholarship details

Value: $24,000 approx. total

Duration: 4 Years

Application dates


Open: 25/01/2021
Close: 08/03/2021


This scholarship is for:

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants
Financial equity
Academic merit

Areas of study:

  • Health services and support

At Institution:

  • University of South Australia

Study level:

  • Undergraduate
  • Honours, Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma

Study Load:

  • Full Time
  • Part Time


  • SA

Eligibility Criteria

Recipients will be selected on the basis of academic merit (as evidenced by ATAR, STAT or performance in a UniSA College program) or Grade Point Average (GPA) for continuing students, and a personal written statement outlining:

  • Academic achievements.
  • Reasons for studying their current program – their interest in pursuing a health and/or fitness related degree program.
  • Describe any community service that you have undertaken or intend to undertake in the near future.
  • Describe your family heritage and your connection to community.
  • Future career goals.

How to Apply

Application opening dates for 2022 are still to be confirmed.

Further Information

Existing recipients, who have successfully completed a bachelor degree in the health science area, may have their scholarship extended for one year upon admittance to a health sciences related honours program.

Preference may be given to applicants who can demonstrate financial hardship.