Indigenous Staff Scholarships

Indigenous Staff Scholarships provide professional development opportunities to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff working at universities.


Up to 5 scholarships per year are made available from the Department of Education. Successful applicants can take 12 months leave from their job to study full time in their chosen field. They receive up to $26,765 as a living allowance and up to $13,271 for tuition fees and student contribution amounts for the year.

Further information can be found on the Department of Education website.