Indigenous Smart Start Grant Scholarship

This grant aims to support Indigenous students with the costs associated with commencing tertiary level studies.

Scholarship details

Value: $2,000 approx. total

Duration: 1 Year

Application dates

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This scholarship is for:

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants
High school leavers

Areas of study:

  • Any Area of Study

At Institution:

  • Western Sydney University

Study level:

  • Undergraduate
  • Honours, Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma

Study Load:

  • Full Time


  • NSW

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must:
Provide confirmation of Aboriginality and/or Torres Strait Islander Identity Statutory Declaration;
Be commencing an undergraduate course at the University or First Year Program (Diploma) at The College, and be commencing studies at a tertiary level for the first time
be enrolled full-time (3 or 4 units);
Not be in receipt of any University-funded scholarship.

How to Apply

All eligible students will be contacted directly via their student email account after their enrolment is confirmed.