Perth Airport Indigenous Scholarship
Agriculture, Veterinary and Environmental Sciences, Agriculture, Veterinary and Environmental Sciences/Environmental Sciences, Agriculture, Veterinary and Environmental Sciences/Veterinary Sciences, Architecture, Urban Environment and Building, Behavioural and Cognitive Sciences/Psychology, Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services, Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services/Accounting, Auditing and Accountability, Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services/Business and Management, Economics, Education, Engineering and Technology, Information, Computing and Communication Sciences, Information, Computing and Communication Sciences/Other Information, Computing and Communication Sciences, Language and Culture, Law, Justice and Law Enforcement/Law, Mathematical Sciences/Mathematics, Medical and Health Sciences, Medical and Health Sciences/Dentistry, Medical and Health Sciences/Nursing, Medical and Health Sciences/Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Medical and Health Sciences/Public Health and Health Services, Science - General/Science - General, Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts - General, Studies in Human Society/Social Work, The Arts
The scholarship is offered by Westralia Airports Corporation (WAC), owner and operator of Perth Airport, to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students commencing studies at ECU. This follows the signing of a Partnership Agreement between WAC and Nyoongar Elders in July 2009.
The scholarship is open to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander students undertaking the first year of study in any advanced diploma or bachelor degree at ECU. Selection is based on demonstration of prior academic success as well as personal and educational goals. Successful recipients will have the opportunity to receive mentoring from Nyoongar Elders.
The scholarship is valued at $5,000 per year for up to 3 years (pro rata for part-time study).
27th January 2013