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Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  James Cook University

 Scholarship Name:  Indigenous Access Scholarship (IAS)

 Description:  The Indigenous Access Scholarship provides assistance to Indigenous Australians wishing to access higher education, particularly those who need to relocate from rural and remote areas to access an approved higher education enabling course or an undergraduate course.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Multiple/year

 Annual Amount:  $4,823

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship provides a one-off payment of $4,823 (2015 rate). 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 of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent; be commencing higher education; and have not already received a part or whole payment of IAS from any institution. Preference given to applicants who need to relocate from rural and remote areas.

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

 Study Location:  Australia - QLD: Central Queensland QLD: North Queensland

 Closing Date:  End November; End February; End July

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Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Department:  Scholarships Office

 Contact Phone:  61 7 47815528

 Contact Email:

 Contact Postal Address:  James Cook University, Townsville, QLD 4811 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  James Cook University

 Provider Phone:  61 1800 246446

 Provider Fax:  61 7 47816295

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