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Insearch Indigenous Scholarship Program

Jumbunna work closely with UTS:INSEARCH and we are pleased to announce the Insearch Indigenous Scholarship Program which aims to bring UTS within reach for Indigenous students. Recipients of the Insearch Indigenous scholarships will also have access to additional support services through the Jumbunna Institute for Indigenous Education and Research. 

Scholarship Details

UTS:INSEARCH is offering up to nine scholarships for one of six Diploma courses. Applicants for scholarship can seek advice from Jumbunna on which Insearch program best prepares them for their future studies at UTS.

Scholarship Value

Up to $28,000 to cover Insearch course fees.

The scholarship recipient may also receive additional support with Co-op book vouchers, laptop/tablet, computer resources and public transport assistance. This will be reviewed on a case by case basis with Jumbunna and UTS:INSEARCH.


Selection Criteria:

  • Identify as an Aboriginal and/or Torres Srait Islander Australian person
  • Under the age of 25 who have undertaken study in the past 3 years (the purpose being to identify potential to undertake tertiary study)
  • Demonstrate the capacity to benefit from an Insearch pathway program 
  • Have applied to study at UTS via the Jumbunna Pathways Program for 2018

How to Apply

To apply for the Insearch Indigenous Scholarships you need to participate in the Jumbunna Pathways Program. Applications are now open and will close 1 October 2017. 

If you have any questions, please call 1800 064 312 or 02 9514 1902. Alternatively, email atsirecruitment@uts.edu.au