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Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  Charles Sturt University

 Scholarship Name:  Indigenous Commonwealth Education Costs Scholarship (ICECS)

 Description:  The Commonwealth Education Costs Scholarships (CECS) are available to Indigenous students to assist with the high costs of undertaking higher education. While the CECS have been replaced by the Student Start-Up Scholarships (administered by Centrelink), they will continue to be offered to Indigenous students in their existing form.

 Study Level:  Associate Degree, Bachelor Degree (Pass), Enabling course, Graduate Diploma

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $2,543

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $2,543 per year (2015 rate: indexed annually) for a maximum of 4 years.

 Length:  4 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Indigenous Australian citizens or permanent residents enrolled full time in their first undergraduate degree; be able to provide proof of low income status; and have not previously received the Indigenous Access Scholarship (IAS). Preference will be given to applicants who relocate to attend university from regional, rural or remote area of Australia. Tenure is dependent on continuing to meet the enrolment criteria and low income eligibility, as well as maintaining a grade point average of 3.0 or above for the 2nd payment.

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

 Study Location:  Australia - NSW: Riverina

 Closing Date:  Early January


Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Scholarships Officer

 Contact Phone:  61 2 60519849


 Contact Postal Address:  PO Box 789, Albury, NSW 2640 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  Charles Sturt University

 Provider Phone:  61 2 63384834

 Provider Fax:  61 2 63384834

 Provider Website:  http://www.csu.edu.au (opens in new window)


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