Young, Black & Proud Scholarships

The YBPS are for our young mob who wanna get further in sport, the arts or achieving academically (either at school, TAFE or uni). With support from the Queensland Family & Child Commission this round we have 5 x $2000 and 7 x $1000 scholarships to give away. How deadly is that!

Scholarship details

Value: $2,000 approx. total

Duration: 1 Year

Availability: 12 scholarships offered

Application dates


Close: 31/05/2021


This scholarship is for:

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants

Areas of study:

  • Any Area of Study

At Institution:

  • QLD Universities
  • TAFE
  • Other

Study level:

  • Undergraduate
  • Honours, Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma
  • Postgraduate coursework
  • Postdoctoral
  • Postgraduate research
  • VET courses
  • Short executive courses
  • Enabling foundation and preparatory courses

Study Load:

  • Full Time
  • Part Time


  • QLD

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for the scholarship you need to:
Be of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent;
Be 25 years old or younger;
Be living in Greater Brisbane;
Have had a 715 health check in the past 12 months.

How to Apply

To apply, visit the Young, Black and Proud Scholarship application page, complete all sections and provide additional documents where required.