Alan Duncan Memorial Scholarship

alan duncanIn honour and respect for the AEC’s Founder Mr Alan Duncan  the AEC has established an annual scholarship for Indigenous Australian men in New South Wales who are undertaking tertiary study. Awards are made in the following categories:

Alan Duncan Memorial Scholarship

Up to 4 Scholarships valued at $5000 each are awarded to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men who are undertaking an approved course of study at a university in New South Wales.

Alan Duncan Memorial Course Assistance Fund

These awards of up to $1000 each are to assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men who are studying at a tertiary institution in NSW, to attend a conference or to access resources which are required to complete their course of study.

Alan Duncan Memorial Incidentals Support Fund

These awards are to assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women who are undertaking a course at a TAFE in NSW, which will enable them to enter the workforce. Applicants are invited to apply for up to $1000 to assist with the cost of:

  • Childcare
  • Textbooks
  • Equipment
  • Travel Expenses

Applications are assessed on financial need and single men with children or family responsibilities are a priority.

Please see the 2016 Application Form for details.