The ECU Equity Scholarships are intended to assist future and current undergraduate students from designated equity groups, with the costs associated with University study. Applications are sought from students from low socio-economic backgrounds, Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander's, people with a disability or ongoing illness, people with significant caring responsibilities and those from rural or regional area of Australia.
Applicants must: be Australian or New Zealand citizens or Australian permanent humanitarian visa or permanent residents be enrolled in an undergraduate bachelor degree; demonstrate financial hardship; and identify as being from a designated equity group. Equity groups are: rural or isolated area resident; Indigenous Australian; disability or ongoing illness; carer responsibility; single parent. Previous recipients are ineligible to apply.
|Amount|| $3,000 |
The scholarship is valued at $3,000 per year for full-time study (or pro rata for part-time study) for the duration of the course, up to a maximum of 4 years.
|Closing date||Early March|
|Student type||Australian and New Zealand|
|For Australian students|
|For international students|
|Level of study|| Undergraduate / VET|
|Field of studys|| Accounting|
Business and management
Computing and information technology
Education and training
Engineering and technology
Tourism and hospitality
Health services and support
Humanities and social sciences
Sport and leisure