Phoebe Wanganeen Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Scholarship

“Phoebe Wanganeen was a highly respected Aboriginal Elder. Her passion for improving access to education for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people was something she championed throughout her life.

To recognise Phoebe Wanganeen’s contribution the City of Salisbury has awarded the Phoebe Wanganeen Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Scholarship since 2008. This Scholarship supports Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander City of Salisbury residents to study at any South Australian university; TAFE SA or South Australian Registered Training Organisation (RTO). “

Scholarship details

Value: $6,000 approx. total

Availability: 3 scholarships offered

Application dates

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This scholarship is for:

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants

Areas of study:

  • Any Area of Study

At Institution:

  • SA Universities

Study level:

  • Undergraduate
  • VET courses

Study Load:

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

Location:

  • SA

Eligibility Criteria

“To be eligible for a Scholarship you must be:

Of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent;

A resident of the City of Salisbury;

Able to demonstrate how the Phoebe Wanganeen Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Scholarship Program will support you in attaining your educational goals/qualifications;

And be enrolled in your first post-secondary course in either;

(A) an undergraduate degree at any South Australian university or;

(B) a vocational training course at TAFE SA or South Australian RTO (you are still eligible to apply if previously participated in a school-based TAFE qualification).”

How to Apply

Applicants must attach with there application: confimation of enrollment, contact details for two referee’s; condfimation of Aboriginal and or Torres Strait Islander descent and evidence of being a resident of City of Salisbury.