Applications for scholarships to study in 2022 closed 11 October 2021

Applicants will be contacted about the outcome of their application by email on or before 1 November 2021.

About the scholarship

Study a bachelor degree in environmental health at your pace and have your university subject fees paid.

The scholarship is worth up to $30,000 for a full degree, potentially leaving you with no HECS-HELP debt.

Aboriginal environmental health scholarships are awarded each year for:

  • subject fees (successfully completed), reimbursed at the end of semester; and
  • $500 a year for student administration fees and tutoring costs (paid in two instalments of $250).

Scholarship recipients:

  • can study full or part time
  • will need to provide university result notices at the end of each semester
  • will need to apply for scholarship funding each year, but continuing recipients have priority for ongoing scholarship funds (conditional on enrolment confirmation and results).

Environmental health is an in-demand profession with job opportunities in NSW, Australia and internationally.


An applicant must be:

More information

To get more information or to chat to someone about the scholarship or application, you are welcome to enter your contact details and we will respond, or phone us on 9391 9790.

Current as at: Tuesday 12 October 2021
Contact page owner: Environmental Health