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Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  CQUniversity Australia

 Scholarship Name:  BMA Indigenous Scholarship Program

 Description:  The BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) Scholarship program is a 5 year partnership between CQUniversity Australia and BMA to support enrolments in higher education by students who reside in BMA's communities of interest studying non-mining disciplines. The aim of the program is to alleviate skills shortages and build capacity in key service areas of BMA's communities. Applications are invited from mature students as well as school leavers.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship, Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $5,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $5,000 and is intended for the duration of the program (up to 4.5 years).

 Length:  4.5 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be enrolled at one of CQUniversity's Central Queensland campuses at the census date; be enrolled in an academic program that will contribute towards alleviating the skills shortages in the specified region (non-mining related) in Term 1; provide evidence that they belong to one of the recognised Indigenous Traditional Owner groups in BMA's footprint; and/or provide evidence that they or their parents reside permanently in one of the following specified postcode areas: 4717, 4720, 4723, 4744, 4745. Indigenous applicants regardless of residential address may also be considered if they can demonstrate a desire to complete a Bachelor program at CQUniversity and to contribute to the Bowen Basin region.

 Target Group:  Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent

 Study Location:  Australia - QLD: Central Queensland

 Closing Date:  End January

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Department:  Student Participation & Wellbeing Centre

 Contact Phone:  61 7 49309456

 Contact Email:

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  CQUniversity Australia

 Provider Phone:  61 7 49309456

 Provider Fax:  61 7 49309366

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