UTS Council Scholarship
The intention of this Scholarship is to support a commencing Indigenous student who is identified as a potential high achiever and who may have barriers to undertaking tertiary studies.
To be eligible for the scholarship an applicant must:
Be of Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent;
Be a commencing UTS undergraduate coursework student in the session of the scholarship selection; and
Apply for a Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) Equity Scholarship and therein demonstrate financial disadvantage; and
Apply for the Scholarship online using the UTS Scholarship Application Form.
In addition to financial need, preference will also be given to students who are able to demonstrate one or more other educational barriers as assessed by the UAC Equity Scholarship application, including:
carer reponsibilites; long-term medical condition, disability, or ongoing effects of abuse; regional or remote background; sole parent responsibilities.
Academic merit will also be considered.
Motivation for and potential to achieve excellence in the nominated UTS course, as demonstrated by the scholarship application;
Academic merit (ranked in ATAR order or equivalent).