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The Perth Airport Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Scholarship

Perth Airport Pty Ltd, owner and operator of Perth Airport will be offering one scholarship valued at up to $20,000 each to 1st year Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students undertaking an Undergraduate degree in an eligible course listed below. The Perth Airport Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Scholarship was established in 2010 when Perth Airport entered into a partnership with ECU to provide financial support to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. A payment of $2,500 is made each semester (or pro rata for part time study) for the duration of the course up to 4 years (480 credit points).

Important dates

Opens: 1-08-2020 Closes: 1-09-2020

Applies to

Domestic Undergraduate Coursework

At a glance

  • You must be a current ECU student to apply for this scholarship.
  • Questions about this scholarship can be directed to AskUs.

Eligibility guidelines

To be eligible for this scholarship you must:

  • be an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander;
  • be enrolled in 1st year of study in an eligible Bachelor degree at ECU; and
  • not be in receipt of another scholarship that is $1,500 or greater per semester.

Eligible Courses

School of Business and Law

  • Bachelor of Commerce W23
  • Bachelor of Commerce Professional W22
  • Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Psychology W75
  • Bachelor of Hospitality and Tourism Management K93
  • Bachelor of Laws V72
  • Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Commerce W28
  • Bachelor of Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations Y99

School of Medical and Health Sciences

  • Bachelor of Health Science K97 (Major in Occupational Safety and Health MAAAHW)

School of Engineering and Technology

  • Bachelor of Technology (Aeronautical) Y73
  • Bachelor of Aviation K99

How to apply

Application is made via the ECU Online Scholarship Application Portal.

Access to the Portal is available between application opening and closing dates.

As part of the application process, you're required to provide a 500 word personal statement addressing these questions:

What do you hope to achieve upon completion of your studies and how the Perth Airport Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Scholarship will help you achieve these goals?

Describe how you will apply your skills in the Noongar community.

For more information

Please contact AskUs.

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