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Lindsay Croft Postgraduate Memorial Scholarship

Value

$5,000

Paid over 1 year

Status

Closed

Closed.
Opens
13/02/2018
Closes
02/04/2018

Overview

The intention of this scholarship is to support a commencing Indigenous Australian student who is enrolled in a full-time postgraduate degree (coursework or research). The Scholarship is to acknowledge and celebrate their excellence in achievements in higher education.

Who is eligible?

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

  • Be of Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander decent (must complete a Confirmation of Aboriginality form and/or provide a statutory declaration*); and
  • Have completed study in an undergraduate course, or Advanced Diploma, or have relevant experience which allows entry to a postgraduate degree where transcripts of all prior non-UTS study is required; and
  • Be enrolled full-time in the first year of a UTS postgraduate degree; and
  • Must apply using the UTS online Scholarships application form.

Selection process

Recipients will be selected according to the following criteria:

  • Academic Merit (based on previous studies)
  • Motivation to succeed in the nominated UTS course, as demonstrated in the scholarship application;
  • Commitment to benefiting the Indigenous community, as demonstrated in the scholarship application.

Applications closed

Applications for this scholarship are now closed. Applications will open in February 2018.

 

Need more information? Contact...

Scholarships Office
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