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)
$6,000 (annual)OPENongoing
Indigenous Commonwealth Accommodation Scholarship *
Undergraduate Course (part time)
$3,000 (annual)OPENongoing

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 OPEN TBC
Alan Duncan Memorial Course Assistance Fund (men only - F/T) $1,000 CLOSED TBC
Alan Duncan Memorial Fund (men only - F/T) $5,000 CLOSED TBC
Australian College of Nursing - The Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship Scheme (F/T) $15,000 OPEN Nov 4 2019
Australian College of Nursing - The Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship Scheme (P/T) $7,500 OPEN Nov 4 2019
Australian Rotary Health - Indigenous Health Scholarship$5,000 CLOSED Nov 4 2019
Bullivants Indigenous Scholarship for Engineering Students$10,000 annually CLOSED TBC
Essential Energy ATSI Scholarship * (F/T) $10,000 CLOSED TBC
Freddy Fricke Scholarship $5,000 ON HOLD  
Indigenous Commonwealth Education Costs Scholarship * (F/T) $2,800 OPEN ONGOING
Indigenous Commonwealth Education Costs Scholarship * (P/T) $1,400 OPEN ONGOING
Lorna Earl & William Woodbery (LEWW) Scholarship Program$15,000 CLOSED TBC
Margaret Ida Howie Fund  (women only - F/T) $1,000 CLOSED TBC
Margaret Ida Howie Fund Undergraduate Course (women only - F/T)) $5,000 CLOSED TBC
Max Shroder Scholarship *$6,000 CLOSED TBC
NSW DET 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 CLOSEDTBC
NSW Teacher Education Scholarships - Aboriginal (F/T) $5,000 CLOSEDTBC
NSW Teachers Federation Future Teacher Scholarship $4,000 CLOSEDTBC
Oorala Merit Prize (F/T - P/T) $1,000OPENONGOING
Oorala Study Support Scholarship (F/T - P/T) $1,250OPENONGOING
Oorala Access and Inclusion Study Support Scholarship (F/T - P/T) $500OPENONGOING
The House Call Doctor Futures in Health Indigenous Scholarship $5,000 CLOSEDTBC
The John Koowarta Reconciliation Law Scholarship $5,500 CLOSEDTBC

Please read the Terms and Conditions for each scholarship.