Scholarship categories

There are a range of Scholarships offered at Charles Darwin University. To make it easier for you to review them, they have been divided into the below categories. Please note that some scholarships will appear under multiple categories.

Announcements

Semester 2 scholarship applications are now open.

There are a limited number of scholarships offered in semester 2, and those available are now open with applications closing at 3pm on Friday 5 August.  No further scholarships will be open this semester. 

Please note that the majority of our scholarships are offered and awarded in semester 1, however we leave the PDF terms and conditions documents on the website throughout the year to provide the range of scholarships on offer by the University.  Applications for semester 1, 2017 will open in early October 2016.

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Area of StudyScholarshipMaximum ValueNT ResidentStatus
All

Minister for Women's Scholarship - Higher Education (PDF309KB)

$15,000YClosed button
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Minister for Women's Scholarships - VET (PDF301KB)

$2,000YClosed button
Business, Engineering, Environmental Science or Science

Newmont Tanami Scholarship (PDF242KB)

$8,000Y
Area of StudyScholarshipMaximum ValueNT ResidentStatus
All

Carbine Club Sports Scholarship (PDF277KB)

$2,000Y               Closed button
All

CDU Equity Award (PDF255KB)

$500Closed button
All

Charles See Kee Leadership Scholarship (PDF241KB)

$14,000YClosed button
All

International House Darwin Scholarship (PDF238KB)

$1,000Y
All

Minister for Women's Scholarships - Higher Education (PDF309KB)

$15,000YClosed button
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Sandy Nairn Memorial Scholarship (PDF241KB)

$2,500Closed button
Arts, Community and Humanitarian Studies

Maxwell Carment Honours Scholarship in Humanities and Social Sciences (PDF273KB)

$5,000YClosed button
Arts, Community and Humanitarian Studies

Edgar Dunis Arts Scholarship - Higher Education (PDF240KB)

$5,000YClosed button
Arts, Community and Humanitarian Studies

Garth and Lorna Robertson Scholarship in Social Sciences (PDF277KB)

$1,500Closed button
Business and Finance

Commerce, Accounting, Economics and Law - Department of Education Work Integrated Learning Scholarship (PDF244KB)

$15,000YClosed button
Business and Finance

Department of Treasury and Finance Work Integrated Learning Scholarships in Economics or Accounting (PDF313KB)

$15,000Y


Business and Finance

Matarazzo LC Scholarship (PDF371KB)

$5,000Closed button
Engineering

CDU Foundation Engineering Scholarship (PDF240KB)

$2,500Closed button
Engineering

ConocoPhillips SPIRIT Scholarship (PDF300KB)

$5,000Closed button
Engineering

Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development Secretary's Scholarship (PDF243KB)

$5,000
Engineering

Department of Infrastructure Engineering Scholarship (PDF243KB)

$75,000YClosed button
Engineering

Maddalozzo Engineering Scholarship (PDF237KB)

$2,500Y
Health and Medical Science

Western Diagnostic Medical Laboratory Science Scholarship (PDF326KB)

See terms and conditionsY
IT and Computing

CDU Foundation IT Scholarship (PDF258KB)

$2,000Closed button
IT and Computing

Department of Corporate Information Services Scholarship (PDF240KB)

$5,000Closed button
IT and Computing

Westpac Young Technologist Scholarship (433KB)

$25,000Closed button
Law

Commerce, Accounting, Economics and Law - Department of Education Work Integrated Learning Scholarship (PDF244KB)

$15,000Y
Law

HWL Ebsworth Lawyers Scholarship (PDF300KB)

$5,000Y
Science and Environment

Barbara Singer Environmental Studies Scholarship (PDF241KB)

$3,000YClosed button
Science and Environment 

City of Palmerston Conservation and Land Management Scholarship (PDF241KB)

$2,500YClosed button
Science and Environment

Flynn Family Fund Scholarship (PDF241KB)

$5,000YClosed button
Science and Environment

George Brown Memorial Scholarship (PDF333KB)

$3,000YClosed button
Science and Environment

Northern Territory Field Naturalists' Club Inc. Scholarship (PDF242)

$1,000YClosed button
Science and Environment 

Top End Native Plant Society Scholarship (PDF238KB)

$1,000YClosed button
Area of StudyScholarshipMaximum ValueNT ResidentStatus
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Charles See Kee Leadership Scholarship (PDF241KB)

$14,000YClosed button
Area of StudyScholarshipMaximum Value NT ResidentStatus
All 

Indigenous Commonwealth Scholarships (PDF145KB)

VariousClosed button
All

Fuji Xerox Business Centre NT New Learning Scholarship (PDF242KB)

$1,000Y
All

NBC Consultants Yolgnu Scholarship (PDF276KB)

$3,000YClosed button
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Vystan Interiors Scholarship (PDF296KB)

$1000YClosed button
Arts, Community and Humanitarian Studies

National Tertiary Education Union Scholarship (PDF241KB)

$3,000Closed button
Business and Finance

Karmi Dunn-Sceney Scholarship (PDF242KB)

$5,000Y
Business, Engineering, Environmental Science or Science

Newmont Tanami Indigenous Scholarship (PDF243KB)

$8,000Y
Education

Cheers Indigenous Teaching and Learning Scholarship (PDF241KB)

$2,000YClosed button

Charles Darwin University offers a range of scholarships to International students. For further information please go to International Scholarships

Area of StudyScholarshipMaximum ValueNT ResidentStatus
All

Alice Springs Town Council Scholarship (PDF241KB)

$2,000YClosed button
All

City of Palmerston Scholarship (PDF238KB)

$1,000YClosed button
All

Top End Freemasons Scholarship (in Memory of Tom Usher) (PDF276KB)

$1,000YClosed button
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Nhulunbuy Corporation Scholarship (PDF241KB)

$1,000YClosed button
Health and Medical Science

Central Australia Health Service Board Nursing Scholarship (PDF238KB)

$2,000YClosed button
Information Technology

NEC Regional Information Technology Scholarship (PDF238KB)

$2,500

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Science and Environment

City of Palmerston Conservation and Land Management Scholarship (PDF241KB)

$2,500

Y

There are a number of non-CDU scholarships made available by government departments, businesses and industry groups. Information and applications are administered externally. Applications will need to be sent directly to the external agency supporting the scholarships on offer. For further information please go to Non-CDU Scholarships.

For further information please go to Research Scholarships.

Area of StudyScholarshipMaximum ValueNT ResidentStatus
All

Fuji Xerox Business Centre Northern Territory Students Scholarship(PDF242KB)

$1,000Y
All

Minister for Women's Scholarships - VET (PDF301KB)

$2,000YClosed button
All

Vystan Interiors Scholarship (PDF296KB)

$1000YClosed button
Arts, Community and Humanitarian Studies

Darwin Skills Development Scheme Community and Health Services Scholarship(PDF241KB)

$2,000YClosed button
Arts, Community and Humanitarian Studies

Edgar Dunis Arts Scholarship - VET(PDF261KB)

$2,500YClosed button
Information Technology 

Vocus Communications Scholarship(PDF238KB)

$5,000YClosed button
Information Technology 

NEC Regional Information Technology Scholarship(PDF238KB)

$2,500Y
Business and Finance

Luma Luma Holiday Apartments Scholarship(PDF241KB)

$3,200YClosed button
Science and Environment

City of Palmerston Conservation and Land Management Scholarship(PDF241KB)

$2,500YClosed button
Science and Environment

George Brown Memorial Scholarship(PDF333KB)

$3,000YClosed button