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McCullough Robertson Indigenous Scholarship

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education Scholarship Scheme
Enrolment status
Future UQ student, Current UQ student
Student type
Study level
Undergraduate, Honours, Postgraduate coursework
Study area
Scholarship focus
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander, Financial hardship
Scholarship value
At least $3000
Scholarship duration
1 year
Number awarded
May vary
Applications open
22 January 2024
Applications close
1 March 2024

This scholarship is part of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education Scholarship Scheme.

See all scholarships in this scheme.


You're eligible if you:

How to apply

Apply using the online application portal.

You will be required to provide a personal statement of no more than 500 words (details in application portal).

You may need to upload supporting documentation that shows your:

You only need to complete one form to be considered for all scholarships under the UQ-ICS and the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education Scholarships.

Use our tips for putting together a great application to help you through this process.

Selection criteria

We'll consider:

  • demonstrated financial need
  • personal qualities, including leadership potential
  • academic ability

What happens next

We'll email you to confirm we've received your application.

If you haven’t received your confirmation email within 2 working days of submitting your application contact us at


About this scholarship

Established in 2014 and maintained by the income of an endowment fund supported by donations from the McCullough Robertson Foundation Ltd.