Neville Bonner Memorial Scholarships
Established in the year 2000 by the federal government, the Neville Bonner Memorial Scholarship is Australia's most prestigious scholarship for Indigenous Australians to study Honours in Political Science (or related subjects) at any recognised Australian university.
16 Oct 2019
31 Jan 2020
How to apply
Full benefit details
Australian / domestic student
up to $28,000
Applicable study areas
Historical, philosophical, political and social studies; Language, literature and cultural studies; Law, legal studies and criminology
Number of scholarships awarded
What are the benefits?
The scholarship is equivalent in value to the Australian Government Research Training Program Scholarship Stipend in the year of award, paid over the period of the scholarship, which is two consecutive academic semesters of full-time study (or pro rata over two years for approved part-time study).
In 2020 the scholarship is valued at approximately $28,092. The scholarship also includes up front payments of the student contribution amounts relevant to the Honours year of study.
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