Indigenous Book Grant

If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander student commencing full-time study in a certificate IV, diploma, degree or postgraduate by coursework program, this grant could provide you with financial assistance to purchase books.

Applications now closed.

Value and duration

The grant provides up to $500 for books and study materials.

Eligibility

To be eligible for this grant you must:

  • be an Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
  • be starting full-time study in a certificate IV, diploma, degree or postgraduate by coursework program at RMIT in 2018
  • attend the Gama-dji Orientation Program in your starting semester.

How to apply

Email the Ngarara Willim Centre to express your interest in attending the Gama-dji Orientation Program.

You will be asked to provide proof of your Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent.

Open date

Applications now closed.

Close date

Applications now closed.

Terms and conditions

  • Proof of Aboriginality or Torres Strait Islander descent must be provided to the Ngarara Willim Centre for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples.
  • This grant is only available in the first year of your studies at RMIT.
  • Mandatory attendance at the Gama-dji Orientation Program.

Further information

The Gama-dji Orientation Program is hosted by the Ngarara Willim Centre. It provides commencing students an opportunity to meet and network with other students, find out what services are on offer at RMIT, gain valuable study and academic skills for their year ahead and explore their culture.

Contact us

Ngarara Willim Centre for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples
Email: ngarara.willim@rmit.edu.au
Phone: (03) 9925 4885