Ida West Aboriginal Health Scholarship

Ida West Aboriginal Health Scholarship

To pay tribute to the life and work of Aunty Ida, the Department of Health and Human Services administers an annual Scholarship in her name. The Ida West Aboriginal Health Scholarship provides financial assistance to Aboriginal students completing a formal qualification at university or vocational education (such as TAFE) in a health and or human services related field.

If you are planning to commence or continue study in a health or human services related field, you may be eligible.

Scholarships are awarded each year with a maximum value of $5 000 per year of required study, up to a total maximum value of $15 000 for each scholarship.

2018 Scholarships

Please note that applications for 2018 are now closed.

Information about the 2019 scholarships will be posted in 2018. Please monitor this site for further information.

Scholarship guidelines can be accessed below: