Indigenous Access Scholarship (IAS)

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of South Australia

 Scholarship Name:  Indigenous Access Scholarship (IAS)

 Description:  The scholarships provide eligible Indigenous commencing students with a once-only payment to assist with the expenses associated with higher education.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $4,823

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship provides a one-off payment of $4,823 (2015 rate). Recipients will also be awarded an Indigenous Commonwealth Education Costs Scholarship, and, where applicable, an Indigenous Commonwealth Accommodation Scholarship.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  The scholarships are open to commencing Indigenous Australians of low socio-economic status who are enrolled in an undergraduate course of study as full-time Commonwealth-supported students. Applicants will be given priority if they are from a rural or regional area and have not previously completed a bachelor degree or equivalent (except where it is an entry requirement for the current course).

 Target Group:  Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent, Educational disadvantage, Rural and isolated area resident

 Study Location:  Australia – SA: Adelaide Metropolitan


Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  UniSA Scholarships Office

 Contact Department:  Student and Academic Services


 Contact Postal Address:  GPO Box 2471, Adelaide, SA 5001 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of South Australia

 Provider Phone:  61 8 83026611

 Provider Fax:  61 8 83022466

 Provider Website:  http://www.unisa.edu.au (opens in new window)