Q: Can a person with a disability apply?
Yes. People with a disability who satisfy the eligibility requirements are highly encouraged to apply.
Q: What are “reasonable adjustments”?
Reasonable adjustments are measures which an education provider is required to make to ensure students with a disability can meet the academic standards of their course of study and participate on the same basis as students without a disability. Reasonable adjustments might include changes to the way a person enrolls in a course, alterations to the physical environment and other facilities, and changes to the way training is delivered and skills are assessed.
Q: Are women prioritised in the selection process?
At least 50 percent of Australia Awards Scholarships are given to qualified women applicants.