Wavelength International Indigenous Travel Award

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of New South Wales

 Scholarship Name:  Wavelength International Indigenous Travel Award

 Description:  The scholarship provides funds for UNSW indigenous medical students, whose homes are outside the Sydney metropolitan area, to travel to their indigenous community during the academic year. The scholarship requires the recipient to address their local community during their visit, and encourage more students to consider a degree and career in medicine.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  Medicine

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship, Travel Grant within Australia

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $2,500

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $2,500 for 1 year and is to be primarily used for travel costs. Remaining funds, if any, can be used to support of study costs.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Indigenous students; be enrolled in the first or second year within the Faculty of Medicine at UNSW; be living in a hometown outside the Sydney metropolitan area; and be committed to promoting studies in medicine to young people in their community.

 Target Group:  Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent

 Study Location:  Australia – NSW: Sydney Metropolitan

 Closing Date:  February

 Other Details:  Recipients must provide a written report on their experience and the impact of the award, and a relevant high school teacher/community leader will be required to provide a reference for submission to UNSW.

 Number Per Year:  2

 Scholarship Website:  http://scholarships.online.unsw.edu.au (opens in new window)

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Department:  UNSW Scholarships

 Contact Phone:  61 2 93851078

 Contact Fax:  61 2 93853732

 Contact Email:  scholarships@unsw.edu.au

 Contact Postal Address:  UNSW Scholarships, UNSW Sydney, NSW 2052 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of New South Wales

 Provider Phone:  61 2 93851078

 Provider Fax:  61 2 93853732

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