Science Indigenous Commencing Scholarship

This award, worth $2000, supports Indigenous Australian students commencing in the Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Science (Extended) in 2018, 2019 and 2020. The scholarship is supported by Agilent Technologies Foundation, as part of the One Agilent Inspiring Indigenous Students Program, and is designed to assist Australian Indigenous students who are enrolled in the Bachelor of Science and Science (Extended) programs.

Application type

No application is required. You will be automatically considered for this award.

Benefit type

Bi-annual payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student

Total value

up to $2,000

Applicable study areas

Sciences and mathematics

Number of scholarships awarded

Approximately 15

  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • be an Indigenous Australian as verified by Murrup Barak, Melbourne Institute for Indigenous Development, and be commencing in the Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Science (Extended) at the University of Melbourne in 2018, 2019 or 2020

    Selection criteria

    Eligible candidates are selected on the basis of enrolment status.

  • Application process

    Eligible students will be considered automatically. There is no need to make a separate application.

  • When will I know the outcome?

    All eligible students will be notified of the outcome via email in March of the year of commencement.

What are the benefits?

$2000 paid in two instalments.

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