Indigenous Science and Engineering Undergraduate Scholarship

Overview

Each year the Tjabal Indigenous Higher Education Centre, ANU College of Health & Medicine, ANU College of Science, and ANU College of Engineering & Computer Science may offer  the Indigenous Science and Engineering Undergraduate  Scholarship.  This scholarship aims to:

  • support Indigenous students studying science, technology, engineering, mathematics or medicine (STEMM);
  • provide financial assistance in the second year of full time study; and
  • encourage the continuation of studies after first year.

Field of study

Science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and medicine (STEMM)

Eligibility

The award is available each year to a continuing ANU student who is:

  • an Indigenous Australian student; and
  • is enrolled in the second year of an undergraduate degree in the ANU College of Health & Medicine, ANU College of Science or ANU College of Engineering & Computer Science.

Selection

Selection is made on the basis of academic merit.

Normally, the scholarship will be rotated each year between the ANU College of Health & Medicine, ANU College of Science and the ANU College of Engineering & Computer Science. If there are no suitable applicants from the assigned College in that year, selection can be made from the alternative College.

How to apply

The scholarship is valued at $5,000 and will be paid in equal instalments at the beginning of each semester for one year.

Further information

No formal application is required as all eligible candidates will be considered for the scholarship.