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The WA Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) performs a critical role in managing a range of emergencies on land, by sea and air. DFES works with community and government agencies to improve community resilience, safety practices and provide timely, quality and effective emergency services.
Two annual scholarships of $5,000 are offered to undergraduate and postgraduate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants in WA who are completing a unit in emergency management or a field that contributes to Aboriginal community resilience.
Scholarships can be used for:
The scholarship program seeks to:
Applications usually close at the beginning of May.
Application details: Please refer to the contacts and links below for further information and how to apply.
Government of Western Australia
Department of Fire and Emergency Services
Senior Equity and Diversity Consultant
Phone: (08) 9395 9300