Alumni Garrawi Scholarship

Alumni Garrawi Scholarship

Value

The Alumni Garrawi Scholarship is valued at $2,500.

Duration

The scholarship is for one year only.

How to Apply

Applications are via the online application form.

Closing Date

Applications are open now and close on 4th January 2019.

Eligibility

The Macquarie University Garrawi Indigenous Scholarship was established in 2005 to encourage Indigenous students to undertake postgraduate studies at Macquarie University. It is awarded to an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person on the basis of academic merit and demonstrated commitment to Indigenous community advancement.

The successful applicant for this scholarship will be able to demonstrate:
  • That they are an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person
  • academic merit;
  • that they have or will have received an offer to study in a Postgraduate Coursework program for the first time in 2019 or will be a continuing Postgraduate Coursework student in 2019;
  • commitment to community service and extra-curricular activities; and
  • commitment to study.

Consideration is also given to applicants who demonstrate any of the following:

  • Capacity to triumph over hardship
  • Carer responsibilities
  • Geographic Disadvantage
  • Non English speaking background
  • Long term medical condition or
  • Ongoing effects of abuse

Enquiries

Email csap@mq.edu.au or phone (02) 9850 7337 / (02) 9850 6401.

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