Applications are now open for the 2021 Northparkes Mines Indigenous Scholarships. Successful recipients receive between $5,000 (non technical) and $10,000 (technical) funding each year of their university studies. 

On top of this, constant support through studies and work placement opportunities in uni holidays ensures scholarship holders can attend, enjoy and eventually obtain employment in their chosen field.

Indigenous students aged 30 or under who have obtained entry into a university degree are eligible to apply.

Examples of non-technical careers include;
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Health/Safety/Science
  • Physiotherapy
  • Accounting
  • Environmental Science
  • Human Resources/Training
  • Social Work
  • Communications

Examples of technical careers;
  • Mining Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgy
  • Geoscience
If you would like more information on the scholarships and if you are eligible please call Northparkes Mines Organisational Development Specialist Brooke Plunkett on 02 6861 3188.