The Indigenous Bursary was established to provide an opportunity for deserving students of Indigenous background who have the potential to maximise the benefits of a BBC education and who will make a meaningful contribution to the life of the College.

Indigenous Bursary Applications are currently closed.

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Selection Criteria:

The Indigenous Bursary is for applicants not yet enrolled at the College, whose family has a demonstrated and authentic need for financial assistance. All recipients are expected to display academic progress commensurate with their ability and to take full and constructive part in all facets of College life.

The Indigenous Bursary is for applicants of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander background who demonstrate:

  • A desire to achieve to their individual academic potential, as evidenced by academic reports demonstrating a conscientious and engaged approach to studies
  • A willingness and desire to participate in all facets of College life, including academic, sporting, cultural and service activities
  • Active participation and achievement in a variety of co-curricular activities
  • Good character and a willingness to uphold the Christian values of the College
  • Financial need