Malcolm Stewart Scholarship

Overview

The objective of this scholarship is to encourage students to continue with tertiary education and to study their own culture and history.

Field of study

Indigenous Australian culture such as archaeology, anthropology, history and linguistics.

Eligibility

  • applicants must be Indigenous Australian.
  • be enrolled in either the Honours Years of a bachelor’s degree program or in a graduate diploma or masters by coursework program and taking courses relevant to the study of Indigenous Australian culture such as archaeology, anthropology, history and linguistics.

Selection basis

Academic merit. The applicant must have achieved the best average results, of all the students considered for the scholarship, in relevant courses taken in the previous year or in the undergraduate degree preceding the graduate coursework program.

How to apply

This scholarship shall be awarded on the recommendation of the Director of the Jabal Indigenous Higher Education Centre and approved by the Chair of the University Awards Committee.