The John Koowarta Reconciliation Law Scholarship is available to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students enrolled in an approved course of study that is...
Law Society of NSW Scholarship
The Law Society of NSW is guided by its mission to:
Undertake activities and services determined by the needs and welfare of members
Effectively represent the profession at government and community levels
Ensure a competitive national profession
Ensure the community is served by ethical, competent and independent legal practitioners
Ensure the community has reasonable and affordable access to justice
Advocate for ongoing reform of the law and the legal system
The society supports an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander scholarship in the School of Law.
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How to apply
Externally managed. Apply at https://www.westernsydney.edu.au/opportunities/scholarships/all_uws_scholarships/LAWSOC
Be Australian Citizens or Permanent Residents;
Be commencing study or currently enrolled full-time in any year of the Bachelor of Laws;
Identify as Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander.
How to Apply
Applicants must provide a statement in support of their application indicating how they believe the receipt of the scholarship will assist them with their studies and in their future career. This statement should give a sufficient explanation of the applicant’s background and current circumstances to enable the University to judge their eligibility, need and merit.
Successful applicants will be selected based on their written application, academic potential, their ability to meet the criteria and, where appropriate, performance in an interview before a selection panel.