Indigenous Enabling Commonwealth Accommodation Scholarship
The objectives of the Commonwealth Scholarships (CS) Program are to facilitate choice in higher education for, and increase higher education participation by, students from low socio-economic backgrounds, in particular Indigenous students who have lived in a regional or remote area.
All applications are managed by Universities Admissions Centre (UAC). Whether you are expecting an offer of admission or you are a continuing student, please visit www.uac.edu.au/equity/ and download the current Equity Scholarships Booklet.
Applications are currently open here
Applicable to: Commonwealth, Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, ATSI, Equity, Financial Disadvantage, Regional, Remote, Enabling, Open Foundation, Yapug, Newstep, Commencing, Continuing.
If documentation is not provided your application will not be processed. Please have all required documents available for upload as PDF, DOC, DOCX, JPEG, or JPG files prior to completing the online application process.
This Scholarship provides a total benefit of $5199 per annum, payable in instalments of $2599.50 after each semester census date.
This scholarship can be received for a maximum of two semesters of eligible enabling study.
Ongoing eligibility will need to be met each semester.
Selection is based on the information provided in the Equity Scholarship application and supporting documentation. Applications are ranked against the eligibility criteria and scholarship offers are made to applicants who best meet this criteria.
Academic merit may be considered.
Student Services Centre
University of Newcastle
CALLAGHAN NSW 2308
Phone: +61 2 4921 5000
Fax: +61 2 4921 5759