Sustainable Minerals Institute Scheme for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students

Sustainable Minerals Institute Scheme for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students

Australia 14 Aug 2022
The university of Queensland Australia

The university of Queensland Australia

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14 Aug 2022
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Opportunity type
Opportunity funding
Full funding
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Eligible Region
All Regions
Enrolment status: Current UQ student
Student type: Domestic
Study level: Postgraduate research (HDR)
Study level: All study areas
Scholarship focus: Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Scholarship value: Up to $5,000. Additional costs can be considered on a case-by-case basis on review of the budget
Scholarship duration: 1 year (Lump Sum, can be budgeted for over 2 years)
Number awarded: May vary
Applications open: 7 April 2022


  • Applicants must be currently enrolled HDR candidates in any field of study at UQ, in either a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) or Master of Philosophy (MPhil). (Part-time or Full-Time candidates may apply)
  • The applicants must be Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander.
  • The applicants must be using the proceeds of the scholarship to study SMI’s short courses and/or attend extractive industry (broadly defined) related conferences – either internationally or in Australia. (see About This Scholarship for details)
  • They must also be interested in sharing their experiences with SMI, to be negotiated.   

Selection criteria:

The impact the chosen activities will have on the HDR candidate’s future career and the ways in which the scholarship will enhance and enrich the recipients educational experience.  

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