Reg Sprigg Aboriginal Education Assistance Grant - Mid Year

Applications open
9am, Monday 17 July 2023
Applications close
5pm, Friday 29 September 2023
Payment per year
Amount awarded will be on a case-by-case basis
One off payment
Any program
Postgraduate Coursework
Postgraduate Research
Australian Citizens
Type of Scholarship
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders
Financial Need
Available In
All Faculties
Available To

The Reg Sprigg Aboriginal Education Assistance Grant has been established by a gift from Dr. Reg Sprigg to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students undertaking an undergraduate or postgraduate program of study at the University of Adelaide.

Wirltu Yarlu Aboriginal Education invites applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students who are currently enrolled in and attending study at the University.

All full time and part time Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students are eligible to apply.

Eligibility Criteria:

1.            Demonstrated financial need.

2.            It is desirable that the applicant has successfully completed at least one year of study.

3.            Demonstrated satisfactory academic progress.

4.            The payment is required to support the continuation of their study or graduation from a program. Support may be given for the following reasons:

               •             Conference attendance specifically related to the program of study

               •             Travel and/or accommodation to attend a compulsory placement

               •             Printing and binding of a thesis

               •             Research related costs

               •             Assistance with additional expenses related to study including the purchase of textbooks and equipment, scholarship support and teaching assistance