Thomas Shadrach James Indigenous Scholarship

Thomas Shadrach James Indigenous Scholarship

The Faculty of Education is offering a Thomas Shadrach James Indigenous Scholarship for Indigenous students.


No application required

Total scholarship value

up to $79,940

Number offered


Ashley Paxton

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Business

Ashley Paxton: It eases the financial burden

As a scholarship recipient, I have peace of mind knowing that I won’t finish my degree under a mountain of debt.

Am I eligible?

You must be one of the following:

  • An Indigenous Australian

You must meet the following criteria:

  • Commencing (Yr 12) student intending to enrol in the Bachelor of Education (Honours) single or double degree in the Faculty of Education at a Monash campus in Australia.
  • You must have accepted your course offer and be enrolled in a full-time load.


  • $3,985 paid towards tuition fees per annum for up to four years.
  • $16,000 paid in cash per annum for up to four years.

Number offered

One scholarship available.

Selection criteria

Based on academic achievement

To retain this scholarship:

  • You must maintain full-time enrolment.
  • You must maintain academic performance as approved by the Faculty of Education throughout the course.

How to apply

  • No application is required. All eligible students will be automatically assessed.
  • This scholarship cannot be deferred.

Every scholarship may have a different application process – or none at all. Read the application details carefully and submit your application by the deadline. For more details, visit our scholarships application page.