The ECU Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Scholarships are intended to assist Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander students with the costs associated with University study. Applications are sought from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander students from low socio-economic backgrounds who may also be dealing with difficulties such as a disability or ongoing illness, significant caring responsibilities, or relocation from rural or regional areas. ECU Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Scholarships are valued at $3000 per year for each full-time year (or pro rata) of a student's undergraduate course at ECU.
Application Opening Date: 20 January 2017
Application Closing Date: 6 March 2017
Method of Application: Application form will be available to download from this web page between application opening and closing dates
Amount: $3000 per year for full-time enrolment (pro rata for part-time) minimum 30 credit points
Frequency: $1500 (or pro rata) payment made each semester for duration of course after census date
Method: Electronic Funds Transfer
Applicants must provide evidence of their
Current students are expected to have maintained an academic status of good standing at the end of each semester (as defined in the ECU handbook)
Applicants will need to provide evidence of meeting the eligibility criteria.
Selection will be based on demonstrated need and personal circumstances.
Contact Scholarships Office