Indigenous Student Success Program (ISSP) Education Costs Scholarship

Please note: this is a Semester 2 2018 Scholarship - the scholarship will be re-advertised in February 2019 for Semester 1 2019

The purpose of the Indigenous Student Success Program (ISSP) Education Costs Scholarship is to financially assist Indigenous students on low incomes who are from regional and remote areas.

Successful undergraduate, postgraduate, TPP and IHEPP students will receive a one-off payment for Semester 2, 2018. Students may be eligible for both the ISSP Education Costs Scholarship and the ISSP Accommodation Costs Scholarship. Scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis.

If you currently hold an on-going Commonwealth Scholarship (ICECS, ICAS, IECECS, IECAS) you cannot also accept the ISSP Scholarship. If you are offered and wish to accept an ISSP Scholarship, you are required to cancel your Commonwealth Scholarship in writing.

  • The scholarship will have a maximum value of up to $2000 for full-time students (3 or 4 courses) and up to $1000 for part-time students (1 or 2 courses).
  • This is a one-off payment.Students who have accepted a Student Start-up Loan from Centrelink are not eligible for this scholarship.