Judith Wright Scholarship

Each year the Tjabal Indigenous Higher Education Centre offers the Judith Wright Scholarship with the aim of assisting female Indigenous students undertake research in their chosen field of study in the future.

Scholarship details

Value: $8,004 approx. total

Duration: 1 Year

Availability: 1 scholarship offered

Application dates

Open all year round


This scholarship is for:

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants
Women only

Areas of study:

  • Any Area of Study

At Institution:

  • Australian National University

Study level:

  • Undergraduate
  • Honours, Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma

Study Load:

  • Full Time
  • Part Time


  • ACT

Eligibility Criteria

The award is available each year to a current female undergraduate ANU student who:
a) is an Australian citizen; and
b) is of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent; and
c) identifies as an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person; and
d) is accepted as such by the community in which they live, or formerly lived; and
e) at the time of award, has completed a minimum of 36 units and a maximum of 48 units in their first year of undergraduate study at the Australian National University.

How to Apply

There is no application as all eligible candidates will be considered.