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KPMG Indigenous Scholarship

Value

A maximum of $55,000

A maximum period of 5 years

Status

Closed

Closed.

Overview

To provide financial assistance and the opportunity of a work placement at KPMG for a high achieving Indigenous student.

Who is eligible?

To be eligible for the Scholarship an applicant MUST:

  • be of Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent (as demonstrated by providing a Confirmation of Aboriginality or a Statutory Declaration and two references); AND
  • commence, or continue in, an undergraduate Business, Law, Engineering or Information Technology degree, including single and combined degrees at UTS; AND
  • intend to enrol, or are currently enrolled, full-time in an eligible course; AND
  • apply using the UTS online Scholarships Application form; AND
  • be available to attend an interview in person. 

In addition, preference may be given to applicants that apply for a Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) Equity Scholarship and therein demonstrate financial disadvantage.

Selection process

  • Academic merit, demonstrated by:
    • ATAR (or equivalent) for School Leavers; or
    • Grade point average (GPA) in current course for continuing UTS students;
  • Alignment of values, cultures and goals with that of KPMG as demonstrated in the Scholarship application and interview;
  • Motivation to succeed in their UTS course, as demonstrated in the Scholarship application and interview;
  • Demonstrated initiative in personal and professional life, as demonstrated in the Scholarship application and interview;
  • Interest in undertaking work experience or a vacation placement at KPMG, as demonstrated in the Scholarship application and interview;
  • Financial disadvantage as demonstrated by the UAC Equity Scholarship application may be taken into consideration.

Applications closed

Applications for this scholarship are currently closed.

Need more information? Contact...

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

Jumbunna Institute for Indigenous Education and Research
Website: https://www.uts.edu.au/future-students/indigenous-australians