Ian and Cathy Robertson Warlang Barna Scholarship

This scholarship has been set up to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students enrolled in the Veterinary BSc, DVM Waardong program.

Ian and Cathy Robertson
No. of Scholarships:
Duration of Award:
1 year
Level of study:
Semester Availability:
  Semester 1
Study Area:


To apply for this scholarship you must:
  • be an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander student in the Waardong program
  • be enrolled full-time (at least 9 credit points per semester) at Murdoch in the Veterinary BSc, DVM Program (unless credit exemptions apply)
  • be in the 2nd, 3rd, 4th or 5th year of the BSc, DVM
  • demonstrate high academic achievement
  • be experiencing personal and/or financial hardship

How to Apply

Compile the required documents, including the completed application form, and email them to scholarships@murdoch.edu.au by the closing date.

Required Documents

This scholarship requires you to provide:
  • completed application form
  • a personal statement of up to 500 words maximum
  • evidence of personal and/or financial hardship (e.g. payslips, Tax Notice of Assessment or Centrelink Income Statement)
  • two character references - one academic reference and one character reference.

Payment Method

Two $2,000 instalments after Week 7 or 8 in Semester 1 and Semester 2.
Scholarship Value:
Opening Date:
21 Sep 2020
Closing Date:
08 Mar 2021
Student Type:
  • Domestic