There are many external scholarships made available by government departments, business and industry groups that you may be eligible to apply for.
Futures in Health Indigenous Scholarship
Open to: An Australian citizen or permanent resident who identifies as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander. Undergraduate studying health/medical field at an Australian University. Entering 2nd year in 2018. Doctors on call website
Closing date: 15 December 2017
2018 Off The Beaten Track
Summer School for Anthropologists
Value: up to €20,000
Closing Date: 5 January 2018
Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships
Background: The Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships supports students for up to four years (or the part-time equivalent) with the costs of studying an undergraduate right up to a PhD level course. The scholarship is available to part-time and online students.
Value: Up to $18,000, depending on course length and type of study. .
Open Date: Apply here
Close Date: 8 January 2018
Conditions: More Information
Wangan and Jagalingou Clermont Aboriginal Community Development Fund (ACDF)
Open to: Wangan & Jagalingou Aboriginal first year University students in 2018 enrolled for study at a University of the students choice.
Closing Date: 12 January 2018
Bernie Singleton Scholarship
Open to: Aboriginal and or Torres Strait Islander people form Cape York communities. Studying full time in Health or Management related studies.
Closing Date: 19 January 2018
Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Scholarships 2018
Open to: Australian citizen or permanent resident from a rural or regional location. First year undergraduate in 2018 studying full time.Refer to website for further details bendigobank.com.au
Closing date: 29 January 2018
Rural Bank Scholarships
Open to: Australian citizen or permanent resident. First year undergraduate in 2018 studying full time (Any course) Graduated from secondary school in either 2017 or in 2016 (had gap year)
Value: $5,000 for up to 2 years
Closing Date: 29 January 2018
NSW Regional Dentistry Scholarship
Open to: Australian citizens who have lived in regional New South Wales for at least five years from the age of five; and be commencing full time study in an accredited Australian dentistry degree in 2018.
Value: $4,800 + access to mentoring support from an experienced dentist who is based in regional New South Wales.
Closing Date: 26 February 2018
Sugar Research Institute Scholarship
Open to: Australian or New Zealand citizen or permanent resident studying an engineering (chemical, mechanical, process and electrical), science or technical degree in their penultimate year (2nd last year of study). Refer to SRIS page for more information and to apply.
Value: $7,500 + living away from home allowance of $250 per week during placement
Closing date: 12 March 2018
DataSauce Scholarship Fund
Open to: 18 to 25 years old. An Australian citizen. Have undertaken the Higher School Diploma. Are enrolled in a University
Value: $5,000 (2 available)
Closing date: 30 June 2018
hipages Scholarship for STEM students
Open to: Female, 2nd year and beyond Bachelor and/or Masters studies of sciences, technology, engineering or maths with a digital or web technologies focus.
Closing date: 30 June 2018
Fulbright Post Graduate Opportunities
Open to: The Prime Minister of Australia and the U.S. Ambassador are the Honorary Co-Chairs of the Commission. Since its establishment, the Program has awarded scholarships to more than 4,700 Australians and Americans. Refer to FAQ's
Value: up to $100,000
Opening date: 1 March 2018
Closing date:1 August 2018
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