The Rotary Soukup Scholarship
Paid over 3 Years
The Scholarship aims to support a young Indigenous student by alleviating some key financial pressures and providing them with means to succeed in their undergraduate studies at UTS.
Who is eligible?
Applicants must be:
- Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander (must complete a Confirmation of Aboriginality form or provide a statutory declaration); and
- Under 30 years of age at the commencement of the relevant academic year; and
- Enrolled full time in a UTS undergraduate Degree (minimum of 18 credits); and
- Must be commencing their Degree during the calendar year the Scholarship is awarded; and
In addition preference will be given to:
- Students attempting to undertake their first undergraduate Degree at; and/or
- Students that have experienced any long-term educational barriers and/or personal hardship including:
- Financial hardship/low socio-economic status
- Regional or remote background
- Sole parent responsibilites
- Carer responsibilites
- Long-term medical condition/disability or ongoing effects of abuse
Students wishing to demonstrate long-term educational barriers and/or personal hardship may submit an Equity Scholarship application to the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC), or a personal statement outlining thier circumstances, together with supporting documentation.
Need more information? Contact...
Phone: +61 2 9514 2527
Jumbunna Institute for Indigenous Education and Research