These Commonwealth-funded scholarships aim to support Indigenous students who are relocating from a remote or regional area to study with University of Newcastle. The scholarship is annual, with application via UAC Equity Scholarships www.uac.edu.au/equity.
Applications for 2019 are currently open at www.uac.edu.au/equity
Whether you are starting an enabling course, commencing your degree, or are a continuing student, please visit www.uac.edu.au/equity/ and apply.
Your application will stay active through to our last offer rounds in July 2019, with opportunity to receive a scholarship in each round UON participates in. UAC will advise of final outcomes (if unsuccessful) by August 2019.
To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must meet the following criteria:
If documentation is not provided your application will not be processed. Please have all required documents available for upload as PDF, DOC, DOCX, JPEG, or JPG files prior to completing the online application process.
Applications for this scholarship are via UAC Equity Scholarships at www.uac.edu.au/equity .
Selection is based on the information provided in the Equity Scholarship application and supporting documentation. Scholarship offers are made to applicants who best meet the Scholarship criteria, with priority being given to relocating students with severe financial hardship who are commencing in their first undergraduate degree. Preference may also be given to students relocating from Remote (RA4) and Very Remote (RA5) areas.
To check whether your usual home residence is in a regional or remote area (RA2 to RA5), please search your postcode here: www.doctorconnect.gov.au/internet/otd/publishing.nsf/Content/locator