Description/Applicant information This Kaartdijin Booja Scholarship has been developed to support and encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to pursue a degree in a Bachelor of Arts in Urban and Regional Planning, so collective knowledge of Country can be embedded in the planning system.
This new scholarship is proudly presented by the planning sector and funded by the following industry partners: Align Strategy and Projects, Element Advisory, RFF, Site Planning and Design and Urbis.
The Kaartdijin Booja Scholarship will provide the following support for up to four years (based on full time study load of 100cp):
A cash stipend of $10,000 per semester The stipend may be used at the recipient’s discretion to contribute towards payment of their course fees, or for other education-related expenses such as textbooks and/or general living expenses.
In addition to the financial value, the recipient agrees to accept at least one of the following work integrated learning opportunities, subject to availability (by the Sponsor/s):
Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning
Applicants must meet all the following criteria to be eligible for the Kaartdijin Booja Scholarship: