Harvard scholarship for an Indigenous person
2013 Roberta Sykes Harvard Club Scholarship
The Roberta Sykes Indigenous Foundation, in conjunction with the Harvard
Club of Australia, is offering a fully funded scholarship for one Indigenous
Australian to undertake a postgraduate degree at Harvard University
commencing in August 2013.
Applications for the Roberta Sykes Harvard Club Scholarship close on 15
The value of the scholarship is up to $60,000 per annum to be paid over the
course of the scholar's study. The Scholarship covers university fees,
travel costs and living expenses.
* be of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent
* be accepted to the Harvard graduate school of their choice
* be able to demonstrate that their studies will be of benefit to
their community upon their return to Australia.
Selection of successful applications will be based on:
* Academic merit
* The applicant's past and future contributions to Indigenous
communities and the wider community
For more details about The Roberta Sykes Harvard Club Scholarship, please go
If you have any questions or wish to discuss your application, please call
the Aurora Project on 02 94698100 or email Wendy Wishart at
A flyer is attached with the above details.
Please note that the Aurora Project is moving offices and from 7 December
2012 will be located at 100 Botany Rd, Alexandria.