Scholarships provide funding to university students to help them through their studies.
Scholarships offered to help those with financial or other difficulties commencing or continuing study are known as equity-based scholarships.
No. Scholarships are 'gifts' of money, not loans, and generally there is no requirement to pay anything back.
Most scholarships have a formal application process. This usually involves completing an online information or application form, or downloading the form and completing it offline.
Make sure you give yourself enough time to prepare your application.