Awarded to an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander apprentice who has demonstrated exceptional performance on-the-job and in formal training.
Winning recipients will demonstrate exceptional host employer feedback, extracurricular activities or community work, training results and conduct throughout apprenticeship employment period. Overcoming barriers to undertaking the apprenticeship such as personal and financial hardships will also be considered.
Eligibility: Open to a current MIGAS employed apprentice in any trade who identifies as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander. Must be employed in current apprenticeship for minimum six months.
Scholarship Value: $1,000 cash payment and professional development to the value of $1,000.
Award Offers: One scholarship awarded nationally each year.