Alumni Garrawi Indigenous Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  Macquarie University

 Scholarship Name:  Alumni Garrawi Indigenous Scholarship

 Description:  Garrawi is the Darug name for the sulphur-crested cockatoo – common at Macquarie University campus. The purpose of the scholarship is to encourage Indigenous students to pursue Postgraduate Coursework Studies at Macquarie University.

 Study Level:  Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma, Master Degree (By Coursework)

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $2,500

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship will be valued at $2,500. The recipient will receive $1,250 in each session. The timing of these payments are post census date (mid April and mid September). The scholarship is not renewable for any subsequent years.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander decent; have received an offer to study at Macquarie University in a Postgraduate Course for the first time; demonstrate sufficient academic merit; demonstrate commitment to Indigenous community advancement; demonstrate commitment to study at Macquarie University; and demonstrate capacity to triumph over hardship (financial disadvantage, sole parent or carer responsibilities, non- English speaking or Indigenous background, effects of trauma and/or abuse, long-term medical condition or disability or coming from a rural or remote area).

 Target Group:  Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent, Educational disadvantage, Non-English speaking background, Physical, medical, psychological or learning difficulties, Rural and isolated area resident

 Study Location:  Australia – NSW: Sydney Metropolitan

 Closing Date:  Early January

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Coursework Scholarships and Prizes Unit

 Contact Phone:  61 2 98507337

 Contact Email:

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  Macquarie University

 Provider Phone:  61 2 98507337

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