Established in 2004 by a grant from the Pratt Foundation which was established by the philanthropists Richard and Jeanne Pratt.
Open: Friday, 21 July 2017 Close: Monday, 5 March 2018
The scholarship is valued at $2,500, to be paid in one lump sum.
There is one scholarship available.
Commencing and Current
Citizenship: Australian citizens
Target group: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
Course: any postgraduate degree
Year level: any
Apply online by clicking the button below and completing the application form. You must attach the following documentation with your application:
A written statement of approximately 200 words outlining:
Why have you chosen to undertake your degree? And what do you hope to achieve with it in the future?
How will obtaining your degree allow you to give back to the Indigenous community?
Written reference (academic) which addresses the above criteria
Written reference (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community) outlining the applicant's Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage and/or involvement in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community
Applications are assessed based on the strength of the following criteria:
The recipients will be selected by the Scholarships Office, in consultation with the First Peoples and Equity Pathways Directorate.
Recipients are requested to submit a letter of appreciation for the donor explaining how the Scholarship has assisted them. The letter should be submitted to the Scholarships Office no later than 1 October of each year.