Wagga Wagga LALC and Aboriginal Community Scholarship

Wagga Wagga Local Aboriginal Land Council’s (LALC) aim is the spiritual healing of youth through talking about nutrition, lifestyle, culture and community awareness. It also creates a place where young people can come and feel safe and have good people around them watching out for them. The LALC focuses on education and this scholarship aims to help local Aboriginal youth pursue their higher education goals.

Scholarship details

Value: $3,000 approx. total

Duration: 1 Semester

Application dates

Closed

Close: 08/02/2021

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This scholarship is for:

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants
Financial equity
Academic merit

Areas of study:

  • Any Area of Study

At Institution:

  • Charles Sturt University

Study level:

  • Undergraduate
  • Honours, Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma

Study Load:

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

Location:

  • NSW

Eligibility Criteria

AVAILABLE TO:
Commencing Students; Continuing Students

STUDY MODE: On Campus

CAMPUS: Wagga Wagga

MUST BE STUDYING IN:

Any Year

Any undergraduate course offered on Wagga Wagga Campus

CONDITIONS:

To be eligible for this scholarship the applicant must:

Provide Aboriginal Recognition Certificate from the Riverina Medical & Dental Aboriginal Corporation (14 Trail Street, Wagga Wagga)

Be a long term resident of the Wagga Wagga Local Aboriginal Land Council boundaries (supporting documentation to be provided)

Have a sound academic record

Be in genuine need of financial assistance (hardship section of the application must be completed)

Provide a one page letter explaining personal circumstances, financial situation, future goals (including Koori Community involvement) and aspirations.