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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Assistance Scholarships 2024

Status Application Dates Value
Open

Open: 1st December 2023

Close: Open until awarded

$2,500

Thanks to the generous support of Allianz Partners, we are offering support scholarships to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students currently enrolling or enrolled in a Melbourne Polytechnic course in 2024.

Audience Eligibility

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students, currently enrolled or enrolling in a Melbourne Polytechnic course in 2024.

Scholarship Format / Structure

Scholarships will be overseen by Melbourne Polytechnic Koorie Services Centre and supported by the marketing scholarships function.

Structure:

• Recipients will receive a payment of $1,500 upon meeting the criteria outlined above and commencement of classes.
• A second payment of $1,000 will be made after a 3-month review or upon completion of the course (whichever occurs first).

Number of Scholarships Available

4

Selection Criteria

Selection will be made by a panel and assessed on background and personal circumstances and requirement for financial assistance.

What specifically do you require financial assistance with? Eg, tuition, materials, tools of trade, uniforms, exam fees, technology etc. Please provide details in the application or documentation.

Application Instructions

  1. Complete the application form
  2. Upload any supporting documentation including enrolment status
  3. Submit online

Contact scholarships@melbournepolytechnic.edu.au for more information.

Sponsor

Allianz Partners

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Our passion for assistance is personal. Our founder experienced first-hand the effort required to bring his injured son safely home from overseas, and was motivated to help others in need. Because home isn't just a place, it's a feeling of belonging and security. We're dedicated to making sure safety and comfort is always within your reach.

I was looking around on the website and then I saw this scholarship under the course that I was going to do. So I tried my luck, not that I was really hoping to get it, but I got a call back and they said I got a scholarship. I was like “wow, that's awesome”. It's really helped.
Sandi Tun Scholarship Recipient
Business Administration Graduate
Portrait of student Sandi Tun