About this scholarship
The Commonwealth government and Flinders University have established the Indigenous Commonwealth Accommodation Scholarship (ICAS) to assist indigenous students with accommodation and/or relocation costs associated with their study at Flinders University.
The number of ICAS available each year will be determined by annual funding from the Commonwealth government.In 2018 each scholarship was valued at $5355 per annum. The 2019 value is $2728.00 per semester. Scholarships awarded mid year will only be valid for one semester.
All scholarship applicants must:
Interested applicants can check if their home address qualifies as rural or regional by using the Doctor Connect website.
Scholarships will be available to both commencing students (main round in semester one and mid-year round) and continuing students (main round in semester one only). Previous recipients of an Indigenous Commonwealth Accommodation Scholarship may reapply but will be limited to a maximum of 8 payments in total.
In selecting recipients the following factors will be considered:
Selection of the candidate(s) will be made in accordance with procedures approved by the Director, Student Administration, in consultation with the Office of Indigenous Strategy and Engagement.