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Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  Murdoch University

 Scholarship Name:  Indigenous Access Scholarship (IAS)

 Description:  The scholarships provide eligible Indigenous commencing students with a once-only payment to assist with the expenses associated with relocation from a remote or rural area and higher education study.

 Study Level:  Associate Degree, Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $4,823

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship provides a one-off payment of $4,823 (2015 rate) to assist with costs of relocation and essential study equipment. Recipients will also be awarded an Indigenous Commonwealth Education Costs Scholarship, and, where applicable, an Indigenous Commonwealth Accommodation Scholarship.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Indigenous Australians of low socio-economic status; be enrolled or will be enrolling at Murdoch University full-time in an undergraduate course or K-Track or OnTrack or a Graduate Diploma of Education as a Commonwealth Supported student; and be studying for their first higher level award or degree (except where it is an entry requirement for the current course).

 Target Group:  Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent, Educational disadvantage, Rural and isolated area resident

 Study Location:  Australia - WA: Perth Metropolitan

 Other Details:  Applicants will be given priority if they are from a rural or regional area.

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Student Financial Support Office

 Contact Department:  Student Services

 Contact Phone:  61 8 93602733

 Contact Fax:  61 8 93606502

 Contact Email:

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  Murdoch University

 Provider Phone:  61 8 93606000

 Provider Fax:  61 8 93606502

 Provider Website: (opens in new window)

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