Member eligibility

Member eligibility

Full Member Organisation (Class A in Lowitja Institute constitution)

To be eligible for admission as a Class A Member, the applicant must satisfy the following criteria:

(a) be one of the organisations named in clause 6.3 of the constitution (i.e. past Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Lowitja Institute Member Organisation) 

(b) satisfy the following criteria:

(i) be an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Organisation 

(ii) support the purposes and objectives of the Institute; and 

(iii) meet any other criteria established by the Directors in their absolute discretion. 

Associate Organisations (Class B in Lowitja Institute constitution)

To be eligible for admission as a Class B Member, the applicant must satisfy the following criteria:

(a) be either:

(i) an organisation that was a participant in the Lowitja Institute Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health CRC; or 

(ii) an organisation that supports the purposes and objectives of the Institute; and 

(iii) meet any other criteria established by the Directors in their absolute discretion. 

To be eligible for admission as a Lowitja Institute Scholar (Class C in Lowitja Institute constitution), the applicant must be an individual who is a Lowitja Institute Alumnus, that is, a past or present recipient of a Lowitja Institute scholarship.

To be eligible for admission as an Associate Researcher, the applicant must be an individual whose work and values makes a contribution to the vision and purpose of the Lowitja Institute and its research principles.