Santos Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education Scholarship

Santos Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education Scholarship

Australia 31 Jan 2023
The university of Queensland Australia

The university of Queensland Australia

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State University
Host Country
31 Jan 2023
Study level
Opportunity type
Opportunity funding
Full funding
Eligible Countries
This opportunity is destined for all countries
Eligible Region
All Regions
Enrolment status: Future UQ student, Current UQ student
Student type: Domestic
Study level: Undergraduate
Study level: Arts, humanities and social sciences, Business and economics, Computer science and IT, Engineering, Science and mathematics
Scholarship focus: Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander, Academic excellence, Financial hardship
Scholarship value: $10,000 full time / $5,000 part time
Scholarship duration: Up to four years
Number awarded: May vary
Applications open: 19 December 2022


You're eligible if you:

Selection criteria:

We'll consider:

  • demonstrated financial need

Preference may be give to applicants who:

  • are studying in a relevant field:
    • Bachelor of Engineering; Bachelor of Science (Applied Geology); Bachelor of Arts (Anthropology and Sociology); Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science, Coastal and Marine Science); Bachelor of Science (Computer Science); Bachelor of Information Technology; Bachelor of Laws; Bachelor of Science (Psychology); Bachelor of Commerce (Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations); Bachelor of Applied Science (Construction Management); Bachelor of Science (Health Promotion or Health, Safety and Environment.
  • identify with one of the Traditional Owner groups :
    •  (Eastern Qld) Mandandanji; Bidjara; Turrbul/Jaggera; Wadja Wadja; Wardingarri; Iman; Karingbal; Port Curtis Coral Coast; Bailai; Gurang; Gooreng Gooreng; Taribelang; Wulli Wulli; Bunda Gaanga/u; Bigambul (Cooper Basin) Wongkumara; Kungardutyi Punthamara; Yandruwandha; Boothamurra; Dieri; Port Bonython; Kullili; Yarrawarrka; Kaurna (Adelaide); Barngarla (NSW & NE QLD); Gomeroi; Garawa; Waanyi; lndjalandji-Dhidhanu; Ganglidda (NT) Amadeus Basin; Alice Springs; Hermannsburg; lmanpa; Santa Teresa; Beetaloo Basin; Larrakia; Borroloola, Katherine (Madaranka) (WA) Yaburara; Mardudhunera (Devil Creek); Yinikutira, Jinigudira (Exmouth); Noongar.
  • demonstrate academic achievement
  • demonstrate strength of personal attributes including community involvement, career aspirations, interests, drive, ability to overcome challenges in a personal statement of up to 500 words.

About this scholarship:

Established in 2022 by a donation from Santos under the UQef Scholarship Match Initiative. The Scholarship is maintained by an expendable gift from Santos.

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