Curtin Humanitarian Fund Scholarship

Curtin University

The Curtin Humanitarian Fund Scholarship is in accordance with Curtin's long-standing, formal commitment to Ethics and Social Justice. The scholarships provide financial support to current or future Curtin undergraduate students who have entered Australia under refugee-like conditions and are unable to meet the costs of pursuing Higher Education. Decisions will be made on a case-by-case basis depending on individual circumstances.
Eligibility: Applicants must: be Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents, Australian permanent humanitarian visa holders or New Zealand citizens; be currently residing within Australia; be enrolled in an undergraduate degree at Curtin University in 2017; be from a refugee-like background, or the relative of such a person, who experienced forced migration and may have entered Australia in a number of ways including: off-shore approved Refugee or Humanitarian entrant or onshore, community based Asylum Seeker, refugee or Temporary Protection Visa holder or Family Reunion. Applicants must demonstrate financial hardship.
Application closing date: Mid November
Support Type: Equity Scholarship,
Level of Study: Undergraduate,
Gender: Co-Ed
Frequency of Offer: Annual
Fields of Study: Accounting, Agriculture & Natural Resources, Architecture, Psychology, Built Environment, Business & Management, Communications, Computing & Information Technology, Creative Arts, Dental Studies, Economics, Education & Training, Engineering & Technology, Environmental Studies, Food & Hospitality, General Education & Employment Skills, Health Services & Support, Humanities & Social Sciences, Language & Literature, Law, Legal Studies, Mathematics, Medicine, Nursing, Personal Services, Pharmacy, Rehabilitation, Sciences, Social Work, Sport, Leisure & Recreation, Surveying, Tourism, Veterinary Studies & Animal Care, Welfare & Community Services,
Location of Study: Perth Metropolitan, Pilbara, Midwest-Gascoyne, Midland, Goldfields, South West,
Target Group: Educational disadvantage,
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