ISSP Commonwealth Assistance Scholarship

The ISSP Commonwealth Assistance Scholarship is funded by the Commonwealth Government.

Scholarship details

Value: $22,440 approx. total

Duration: 4 Years

Application dates


Close: 23/07/2021


This scholarship is for:

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants
Financial equity
Remote/rural students

Areas of study:

  • Any Area of Study

At Institution:

  • Macquarie University

Study level:

  • Undergraduate

Study Load:

  • Full Time
  • Part Time


  • NSW

Eligibility Criteria

This scholarship assists Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander students relocating from regional or rural areas with demonstrated financial hardship to meet the costs associated with accessing higher education. Students who have a completed Bachelor degree or higher award at a tertiary institution will not be considered for Macquarie equity scholarships.

How to Apply

Applications are via UAC.

Further Information

New Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander students are also encouraged to contact the Walanga Muru Office of Indigenous Strategy on 9850 4498.