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Jumbunna Honours Scholarship

This Scholarship was established in 2012 by the Jumbunna Indigenous House of Learning to support Indigenous students in their Honours year at UTS.

Value and duration

This Scholarship is valued at $15,000 paid over a one year period.

Who is eligible?

To be eligible for the Scholarship, an applicant must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Indigenous Australian (must complete a Confirmation of Aboriginality form or provide a statutory declaration); and
  • Completed a UTS-recognised undergraduate degree; and
  • Enrolled in a UTS Honours degree.

Course area(s)

All courses.

Selection process

Recipient Selection Criteria, In Priority Order:

  • Academic merit in the undergraduate course; and
  • Motivation to succeed in the nominated UTS course, as demonstrated in the scholarship application; and
  • Commitment to benefiting the Indigenous community, as demonstrated in the scholarship application.

Other information

Please see the Conditions of Award for the full details of the Scholarship.


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: 24 July 2017
Closing date: 14 August 2017

For further information contact

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

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