The Bendi Lango initiative was established by the Australian Psychological Society to support postgraduate psychology students of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent in difficult financial circumstances. The initiative aims to increase the number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander psychologists and facilitate their contribution to the health and wellbeing of Indigenous communities.
Applications for 2016 have now closed. Applications for 2017 will open in November 2016.
The Charlie Perkins Scholarship Trust offers two annual scholarships to talented Indigenous Australians for postgraduate study at either the University of Oxford or University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom. The scholarships are directed at Indigenous Australians who have the potential to become leaders in their chosen fields and in their communities.
2017 applications will close at 5pm AEST Friday 16 December 2016
The Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship Scheme has been established to help address the under-representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in health professions and assist in increasing the number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with professional health qualifications.
At this stage there is no confirmed opening date for the 2017 round of scholarships. Click on the link below to access a form for completion to be notified once the dates have been confirmed.