Current Indigenous student

There are a number of scholarships available to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to assist with their residential costs who are continuing their Bachelor degree studies at UNE.

Residential ScholarshipsValueStatusClosing
Indigenous Commonwealth Accommodation Scholarship *
Undergraduate Course (full time)
$5456OPENongoing
Indigenous Commonwealth Accommodation Scholarship *
Undergraduate Course (part time)
$2728OPENongoing

Please read the Terms and Conditions for each scholarship.

There are a number of scholarships available to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to assist with their academic costs who are continuing their Bachelor degree studies at UNE.

Academic ScholarshipsValueStatusClosing
Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Pharmacy Scholarship Scheme (F/T) $15,000 OPENTBC
Alan Duncan Memorial Course Assistance Fund (men only - F/T) $1,000 CLOSED30 June 2019
Alan Duncan Memorial Fund (men only - F/T) $5,000 CLOSED30 June 2019
Australian College of Nursing - The Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship Scheme (F/T) $15,000 OPENONGOING
Australian College of Nursing - The Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship Scheme (P/T) $7,500 OPENONGOING
Australian Rotary Health - Indigenous Health Scholarship$5,000CLOSEDFeb 22 2019
Bullivants Indigenous Scholarship for Engineering Students$10,000 annuallyCLOSEDFeb 8 2019
Essential Energy ATSI Scholarship * (F/T) $10,000 CLOSED TBC
Freddy Fricke Scholarship $5,000ON HOLD 
Indigenous Commonwealth Education Costs Scholarship * (F/T) $2,727 OPEN ONGOING
Indigenous Commonwealth Education Costs Scholarship * (P/T) $1,363.50 OPEN ONGOING
Lorna Earl & William Woodbery (LEWW) Scholarship Program$15,000 CLOSED22 Feb 2019
Margaret Ida Howie Fund  (women only - F/T) $1,000 CLOSED31 May 2019
Margaret Ida Howie Fund Undergraduate Course (women only - F/T)) $5,000 CLOSED31 May 2019
Max Shroder Scholarship *$6,000CLOSED6 Jan 2019
Max Schroder UNE Male Indigenous Mentoring Scholarship * up to $8,000 CLOSED6 Jan 2019
NSW DET 2018 Teacher Education Scholarship Program $5,000 OPENTBC
NSW Health Aboriginal Post Enrollment Scholarship $1,000 OPENONGOING
NSW Health Aboriginal Undergraduate Scholarship (F/T) up to $8,000 CLOSED15 Feb 2019
NSW Teachers Federation Future Teacher Scholarships $4,000 CLOSEDTBC
Oorala Merit Prize (F/T - P/T)$1,000OPENONGOING
Oorala Study Support Scholarship (F/T - P/T)$1,250CLOSEDCLOSED
Oorala Disability Study Support Scholarship (F/T - P/T)$500OPENONGOING
The House Call Doctor Futures in Health Indigenous Scholarship $5,000 CLOSED31 Jan 2019
The John Koowarta Reconciliation Law Scholarship $5,500 CLOSEDTBC

Please read the Terms and Conditions for each scholarship.