UniSA Online Aboriginal Grant

The UniSA Online Aboriginal Grant supports Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students enrolled in an undergraduate UniSA Online program.

Scholarship details

Value: $5,500 approx. total

Duration: Duration of the program

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:

  • University of South Australia

Study level:

  • Undergraduate
  • Honours, Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma

Study Load:

  • Full Time
  • Part Time


  • SA

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility and selection criteria:

  • Enrolled in an undergraduate UniSA Online program (minimum of two courses or one course part-time), in their first academic year, at census date
  • Full-time or part-time load.
  • Identify as Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander and accepted as such in the community the student belongs to, lives in, or has lived in.
  • Submission of a written statement.

How to Apply

Applications are accessed through my Scholarships (via logging on to the myUniSA student portal and selecting ‘myCurrent Studies’) Apply

Written statement as mentioned above should be sent to Scholarships.Prizes@unisa.edu.au.

Further Information

Applicants are required to provide a written statement (maximum 500 words) outlining: 

  • Academic achievements or prior work highlights/successes.
  • Describe your family heritage and your connection to community
  • Reasons for studying your current program.
  • Future career goals and impact you would like to have on your chosen profession.
  • How the current degree supports your aspirations.
  • Evidence of community involvement.
  • Willingness to act as an ambassador for UniSA in the year in which you receive the grant to document the impact of the grant (e.g. online promotion and testimonials).