for one year

Opening date

Closing date



Who is it for?

3rd year undergraduates, Honours, Australian Citizen, Humanitarian Visa, New Zealand Citizen, Permanent Resident

Where is it available?

Melbourne, Albury-Wodonga, Bendigo, City, Mildura, Shepparton

How is it paid?

$3000 per semester


This scholarship has been established to support a student undertaking a Bachelor of Arts with a Humanities and Social Sciences major as a third year student (final year) or an Honours student (fourth year), who demonstrate similar qualities of Tracey Banivanua, to be a voice for 'their people:' communities and nations across the Pacific, women everywhere fighting for autonomy and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Are you eligible to apply?

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, applicants must:

  • be an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident or New Zealand citizen
  • be enrolled in your third/final year of a Bachelor of Arts (or associated double degree) in Semester 1 2021 or
  • be enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Semester 1 2021
  • be Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander and/or Pacific Island descent
  • have achieved a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 65 or above

Recipients of the scholarship shall be selected by the University based on their:

  • application form addressing the eligibility criteria
  • personal statement demonstrating future goals and ambitions and how the benefits of the scholarship
  • academic record

How to apply

Please submit the application form.

Who to contact for further information

Scholarships Office,