The Riawunna Bursary is intended to assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students in Tasmania with the cost of education in Years 11 and 12 and during the first year of their undergraduate course at the University of Tasmania.
The Bursary is available to an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander students who are enrolled in Year 10 at the time of application and committed to attend Year 11 and 12, then undertake study at the University of Tasmania.
Recipients must undertake at least two (2) pre-tertiary subjects in both Years 11 and 12; and have an attendance record of at least 95% for the duration of the Bursary - Year 11 and 12 and in the first year of university.
The recipients must also meet with the Aboriginal Higher Education Officer (AHEO)or other staff from Riawunna at least twice a year at a Progress Meeting.
Year 11 - $400
Year 12 - $600
1st Year Uni - $1,000
9 December 2016