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Month: March 2015

2015 Margaret Ida Howie Scholarships

The Aboriginal Education Council (NSW) Inc. as Administrators of the Margaret Ida Howie Awards established “for the education of NSW Indigenous women” would like to let you know that the Awards for 2015 are now open.

This Award is targeted to assist Aboriginal women undertaking a course of study at University or TAFE in NSW.

Up to four (4) scholarships valued at $5,000.00 can be awarded to students accepted for enrollment in a full-time university degree in 2015 with a further ten (10) assistance awards of $1000 open to students enrolled at university, TAFE or in a bridging program.

Applications close on 31 May 2015.
Further information concerning the scholarships may be obtained from our website at

Acknowledgement of Country

The NSW AECG Inc. acknowledges and pays respect to the Traditional Owners of this nation. We also acknowledge past, present and emerging EldersĀ  and the continuation and celebration of cultural, spiritual and educational practices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Please note: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples should also be aware that this website may contain images or names of people who have passed away.