Indigenous Commonwealth Scholarships
Commonwealth Indigenous Scholarships aim to assist Indigenous Australian students by providing financial support for general education or accommodation costs associated with full-time study at a campus of La Trobe University.
There are different types of Indigenous Commonwealth Scholarships available:
|Name||Eligibility||2021 Rate *|
|Indigenous Commonwealth Education Cost Scholarship (I-CECS)||New and continuing Indigenous students||$2500 per semester for one year|
|Indigenous Commonwealth Accommodation Scholarship (I-CAS)||New and continuing Indigenous students||$2500 per semester for one year|
|Indigenous Commonwealth Postgraduate Education Cost Scholarship (ICPECS)||Enrolled into a Postgraduate degree||$1500 per semester for one year|
*Scholarship value is indexed each year.
Are you eligible to apply?
To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, applicants must:
- Be an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
- Be able to demonstrate financial disadvantage
- Be enrolled in an undergraduate course, eligible graduate diploma or postgraduate degree at La Trobe University in 2021
Additionally, to be eligible for the Accommodation Costs Scholarship (ICAS), you must
- Have lived in a regional/remote area of Australia prior to moving away to study at University.
How to apply
Applications have now closed.
Who to contact for further information
Scholarships Office, firstname.lastname@example.org