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Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  Australian Catholic University

 Scholarship Name:  Indigenous Commonwealth Accommodation Scholarship (ICAS)

 Description:  The Commonwealth Accommodation Scholarships (CAS) are available to Indigenous students to assist with the costs of relocating to undertake higher education.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Honours), Bachelor Degree (Pass), Graduate Diploma, Master Degree (By Coursework)

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $5,087

 Annual Comment:  The Commonwealth Accommodation Scholarship is valued at $5,087 per year (2015 rate: indexed annually) for a maximum of 4 years.

 Length:  4 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be of Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent and identify as an Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander; be enrolled or about to commence study in an undergraduate course or a graduate diploma (or equivalent postgraduate course of study) in an area of National Priority; be enrolled as a Commonwealth supported student for the course of study; not have completed the requirements of a course of study equivalent to or higher than an Australian bachelors award unless such an award is a prerequisite to the current undergraduate course of study; demonstrate financial hardship; and be enrolled, or about to commence study as a full time student (exceptional circumstances may be considered for part time study).

 Target Group:  Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent, Educational disadvantage

 Study Location:  Australia - Australian Capital Territory NSW: Sydney Metropolitan QLD: Brisbane Metropolitan VIC: Melbourne Metropolitan VIC: Central Highlands-Wimmera

 Closing Date:  End September; End November

 Other Details:  Apply via UAC: Please visit the UAC Website for further details.

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Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Student Centre

 Contact Department:  Melbourne Campus (St Patrick's)

 Contact Phone:  61 3 99533062

 Contact Fax:  61 3 99533115

 Contact Postal Address:  Student Centre, ACU, Locked Bag 4115, Fitzroy, VIC 3065 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  Australian Catholic University

 Provider Phone:  61 3 99533068

 Provider Fax:  61 3 94173259

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