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Dr Bob Morgan Exchange Scholarship

This exchange scholarship is named in honour of Dr Bob Morgan, the former Director of Jumbunna Indigenous House of Learning from 1987 to 1991.

This scholarship is available to an Indigenous student enrolled in a UTS faculty approved exchange program, International Studies degree, or is undertaking a program which will contribute to their educational experience from UTS.

Please read the Conditions of Award for full details of this Scholarship.

Value and duration

This scholarship is valued up to $4,000.

Who is eligible?

To be eligible for this scholarship, candidates must:

  • Of Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent (must complete a Confirmation of Aboriginality form or provide a statutory declaration); and
  • Completed at least one session of study in a UTS undergraduate degree with a minimum pass average; and
  • Enrolled in a UTS undergraduate program for the duration of the scholarship.
In addition to the above, the applicant must undertake one of the following within the calendar year in which the Scholarship is offered:
  • In-country Study as an enrolled UTS International Studies student; or
  • An Exchange Program at a UTS-approved overseas institution; or
  • An overseas experience which can be demonstrated to enhance their educational experience.

Course area(s)

All courses.

Selection process

Selection will be based upon the following:

  • Academic merit (GPA) based on UTS results
  • Motivation to succeed in the chosen degree program
  • Commitment to benefiting the Indigenous community
  • Demonstrated initiative in personal and community life
Priority may be given to a student undertaking study at a University that is an overseas partner to UTS.


Applications for this scholarship are currently closed.

Applications for this Scholarship open progressively from the 1st of November each year. Information on How to Apply will be available during the application period.

Application period

Opening date: 01 November 2016
Closing date: 20 March 2017

For further information contact

UTS Scholarships Office
Phone: +61 2 9514 2527
Email: scholarships@uts.edu.au
Webpage: Scholarships at UTS

Jumbunna Indigenous House of Learning
Webpage: www.jumbunna.uts.edu.au/index