Indigenous Commonwealth Education Costs Scholarship (ICECS)
The objectives of the Commonwealth Scholarships (CS) Program are to facilitate choice in higher education and to increase higher education participation for Indigenous students. The Indigenous Commonwealth Education Costs Scholarships (ICECS) are to assist eligible Indigenous students with education costs.
|What are the benefits for you?|
Cash payment of $2599 per year
Up to four years (eight payments), provided eligibility is maintained.
All conditions must be met
Successful applicants are not permitted to hold an ICECS and Student Start-up Scholarship payable through Centrelink concurrently.
|Opening and closing dates|
Applications for Trimester 1 2016 open 4 March 2016 and close on 21 March 2016 at 5pm.
|How to apply|
Apply online via the Deakin Course and Scholarship Applicant Portal.
As part of the application process you will also be required to provide supporting documentation. You should email your supporting documentation with your applicant portal id number in the subject line to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than the closing date of the scholarship. Late or incomplete documentation will not be accepted.
The supporting documentation required includes evidence of:
The types of documents you could provide are listed on the Supporting documentation page.
|When will I know||You will know the outcome of your application within six weeks after the closing date.|
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