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Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Scholarship

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Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  Edith Cowan University

 Scholarship Name:  Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Scholarship

 Description:  The Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) performs a critical role in managing a range of emergencies across Western Australia. DFES is aware that many Aboriginal communities in WA are especially vulnerable to natural disasters and other emergencies. The Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Scholarship was established in 2014. The purpose of the Scholarship is to support Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander students to graduation and encourage them into careers such as Fire and Emergency Services.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $5,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship provides $5,000 for full-time enrolment (pro rata for part time - minimum 30 credit points).

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent; be enrolled in an ECU unit/course related to Emergency Management and/or contributes to Aboriginal community resilience; and be able to demonstrate academic performance.

 Target Group:  Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent

 Study Location:  Australia - WA: Perth Metropolitan WA: South West

 Closing Date:  Early March


Scholarship Contact Details

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  Edith Cowan University

 Provider Phone:  61 8 63043636

 Provider Fax:  61 8 63042088

 Provider Website:  http://www.ecu.edu.au/ecu-scholarships/overview (opens in new window)


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