The Fire Danger Period is now in force in Glenelg Shire, from Monday 20 November 2023.During the period Council will only issue permits to burn where approval has been granted from the Country Fire Authority.For more information visit:
The Glenelg Shire Council Aboriginal Education Scholarship program aims to encourage Glenelg Shire based Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander residents to study beyond year 12.
Each year Council offers two, individual scholarships for local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Youth between 16-24 to undertake further study at school, university or TAFE.
Two scholarships are available to the value of $3000 each and funds can be used to assist with:
Research shows that only 2 out of 10 Aboriginal students within the Glenelg Shire are staying at school to complete Year 12 study. These grants are an important catalyst to create change and reverse this trend.
DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION HERE(PDF, 151KB)
Applications are currently OPEN until 5pm Friday 29 March 2024.
In order to be eligible for a scholarship, the applicant:
Applications will be reviewed by the Glenelg Aboriginal Partnership Group and recommendation will go to Council for endorsement.
For further information please contact:
Phone: (03) 5522 2200