UC CIRI Scholarship Program Featured
This scholarship will provide financial assistance to selected students so they can focus on one of the following courses of study at the University of Canberra:
- Postgraduate Coursework
- Higher Degree by Research
Masters by Research
The amount awarded to the recipient will be decided by the UC CIRI Executive Committee and may vary from the amount requested on the application.
Successful applications will be dependent on:
a. Financial needs; and/or
b. Academic merit; and/or
c. Greatest benefit to the student.
To be eligible for the scholarship, an applicant:
a. Must identify as an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander and be recognised as such by their community; and
b. Must have completed a Bachelor degree, or be regarded by the University as having an equivalent level of attainment; and
c. Must be enrolled at the University in a full-time or part-time course of study beyond Bachelor Degree during the term of the scholarship; and
d. Must maintain a minimum of a pass average (coursework) or satisfactory progress (research). Note that preference will go to those applicants who maintain better than a pass or satisfactory average; and
e. Must adhere to the University’s policies and procedures.
a. Complete the UC CIRI Scholarship Application form as provided on the UC CIRI website; and
b. Provide documented evidence of their enrolment in a course of study as describe in Item 2.2; and
c. Provide support documentation as specified in section 5 of these Terms and Conditions; and d. Provide evidence, if funding is to attend a Conference, that they will be presenting a paper, or they have genuinely submitted one that has not been accepted for presentation; and
e. Provide an itemised budget or costing;and
f. Provide additional information should it be requested by the UC CIRI Executive Committee.