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Vice Chancellor's Indigenous Undergraduate Tuition Fee Scholarship


Tuition Fees

Standard Duration of UTS Course





To attract and support high achieving Indigenous students commencing at UTS in their first undergraduate degrees. This Scholarship enables the Recipients to complete their undergraduate degrees without incurring a tuition fee Higher Education Contribution Scheme (HECS) debt.

Who is eligible?

To be eligible for a Vice-Chancellor's Indigenous Undergraduate Tuition Fee Scholarship, candidates must be/have:

  • Of Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent (must complete a Confirmation of Aboriginality form or provide a statutory declaration); and
  • Current school leavers; or gap year students who received an ATAR score in the previous year where no university study was undertaken in the gap year; and
  • Have a course offer to a UTS undergraduate course for the Autumn semester directly following the Scholarship selection; and
  • For the duration of the Scholarship: intended full-time enrolment in a UTS undergraduate degree, which is their first undergraduate degree.

Selection process

Ranked in ATAR (or equivalent score) order.

Applications closed

Applications for this scholarship are not required. Candidates will be identified by ATAR, and the successful recipients will be notified of their Scholarship Offer by the UTS Scholarships Office.

Need more information? Contact...

Scholarships Office
Phone: +61 2 9514 2527

Jumbunna Institute for Indigenous Education and Research