First Nations Pride Scholarship
This scholarship, worth up to $30,000 per year, will support an enrolling undergraduate or graduate coursework domestic students entering a degree within the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music, and who is experiencing disadvantaged circumstances and: a) identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex or queer* (LGBTIQA+); or b) are of Australian Indigenous descent; or c) identify as both a) and b). *In this context, queer is used as an umbrella term to describe people of diverse genders and sexualities.
13 Feb 2023
2 Apr 2023
How to apply
Full benefit details
Australian / domestic student
$30,000 - $90,000
Applicable study areas
Music; Performing and visual arts, theatre, film and television
Number of scholarships awarded
What are the benefits?
An annual payment of $30,000 for each year of eligible enrolment, to a maximum of $90,000 for Bachelor degree and $60,000 for Masters Coursework degree.
The successful applicant must be enrolled at each census to receive payment, with payment ceasing if the recipient withdraws from candidacy or takes leave for a complete semester.
The recipients is under no obligation to be included in any media coverage regarding the awarding of this scholarship.
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