Indigenous Access Scholarships (IAS)
|Amount$4823||Number Available8||FacultiesFaculty of Business and LawFaculty of Education and ArtsFaculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentFaculty of Health and MedicineFaculty of Science and Information Technology|
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 http://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, Undergraduate, 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 benefit of $4823.00 in 2015.
This scholarship is only available once to any eligible individual. Please do not apply if you have previously received this scholarship, either at University of Newcastle or another institution.
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. The number of scholarships available is subject to funding. It may be the case that not all eligible applicants will receive an offer the first time they apply.
This scholarship is a once-only scholarship. If you have received this scholarship previously - either at University of Newcastle or another institution, you will not be eligible to receive it again.
Student Services Centre
University of Newcastle
CALLAGHAN NSW 2308
Phone: +61 2 4921 5000
Fax: +61 2 4921 5759