ATES is a competitive scholarship program established by the Torres Strait Regional Authority (TSRA) to assist Torres Strait Islander and Aboriginal people in t...
Indigenous Australian Higher Degree by Research Scholarship
These scholarships are to encourage progression to Honours level, or a Higher Degree by Research (HDR) or Postgraduate study.
The USC Indigenous Scholarship was established in 2011 to support a new or continuing student wishing to pursue Postgraduate studies, an Honours undergraduate qualification or a Higher Degree by Research (HDR).
Please note: Applications are accepted all year round and will remain current for 12 months. Applications will be considered in the next offer round after lodgement and if unsuccessful will be considered in the subsequent offer rounds for the year.
Open all year round
How to apply
All applicants must be:
A commencing student (e.g. existing students are not eligible);
Must have completed an undergraduate qualification in any discipline;
Applicants will be considered ineligible if currently in receipt of another major USC or external scholarship (this does not include bursaries).
How to Apply
Please complete the USC Indigenous Scholarship Application Form on the USC website.
Applicants will be assessed based on;
Demonstrated involvement within or for indigenous communities;
Evidence of Aboriginality and/or Torres Strait Islander descent (unless criterion has previously been met).