Delta Electricity Undergraduate Scholarship for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students

Amount$2500Number Available1FacultiesFaculty of Business and LawFaculty of Education and ArtsFaculty of Health and MedicineFaculty of Science and Information Technology
DonorDelta Electricity

This scholarship was established to recognise a commitment to higher education by Delta Electricity. Created in 2007, the scholarships are intended to offer financial support to young Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander undergraduate students at the University of Newcastle, Central Coast campus.

Applicable to: Central Coast, Ourimbah, Lake Macquarie Residents, ATSI, Indigenous, Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islanders, high achievers.


To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be an Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
  • Be enrolled at the University of Newcastle, Central Coast Campus
  • Be enrolled in 2nd, 3rd or 4th year of an undergraduate degree at the University of Newcastle Central Coast (Ourimbah) Campus.
  • Be enrolled full-time (minimum 30 units).
  • Be under 21 years of age at the completion of the first calendar year of study
  • Be a resident of the Central Coast or Lake Macquarie areas
  • Not be the recipient of another UON Donor funded or sponsored scholarship concurrently.
  • Not have previously received this scholarship.
Required Documentation

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.

  • None Required

The scholarship provides benefit of a total of $2500 to be paid in one lump sum payment after the census date.


Selection of the scholar will be on the basis of academic merit, namely Grade Point Average (GPA).

  • Faculty of Business and Law
  • Faculty of Education and Arts
  • Faculty of Health and Medicine
  • Faculty of Science and Information Technology

Contact Details


Student Services Centre
University of Newcastle
University Drive

Phone: +61 2 4921 5000
Fax: +61 2 4921 5759