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There are many external scholarships made available by government departments, business and industry groups that you may be eligible to apply for.

RSL Queensland Scholarships
Open to: Ex-Defence members, partners of current-serving or ex-Defence members and veteran dependants (children). Visit the website for full scholarship eligibility details, application processes and scholarship terms and conditions.
Value: Up to $12,000
Opening date: 18 August 2020
Closing date: Varies, check the link for more details

Capstone Editing Grants and Scholarships
Open to: Various students and academics.
Value: Up to $5,000
Opening date: Open now
Closing date: Various dates

2022 John Monash Scholarships
Open to: Australian citizens intending to undertake a postgraduate degree (Masters, PhD or equivalent degree) overseas.
Value: Up to $210,000
Opening date: 1 May 2021
Closing date: 14 July 2021

Peninsula Developmental Road Scholarships Program
Open to: An Aboriginal person or a Torres Strait Islander, with a traditional or historical connection to country around the Peninsula Developmental Road, Cape York Peninsula (PDF, 879 KB). and be studying an eligible tertiary qualification full time in 2021. Eligible qualifications include Advanced Diploma, Associate Degree, Bachelor Degree, Bachelor (Honours) Degree, Graduate Certificate, or Graduate Diploma.
Value: $10,000 per year for up to 4 years while studying full time.
Opening date: Open now
Closing date: 23 July 2021

AINSE Scholarships and Awards
Open to: The Australian Institute of Nuclear Science and Engineering offers various scholarships, grants and awards to students studying nuclear science and technology.
Value: Up to $10,000
Opening dates: from 1 May 2020
Closing dates: from 31 July 2020

SUT Scholarship Awards
Open to: Undergraduate and postgraduate students undertaking studies that embrace relevant component areas of marine science, underwater technology or offshore engineering. SUT will consider awarding a scholarship for full-time students entering the last two years of their undergraduate course, or undertaking a postgraduate course.
Value: Up to $7,500
Opening date: 1 July 2021
Closing date: 1 August 2021

The Pinnacle Foundation Scholarships
Open to: Young LGBTIQ+ Australians who meet the following criteria - Australian citizen or permanent resident , at least 18 years of age and younger than 27 years of age on 20 January in each year for which the scholarship is sought, have achieved good or reasonable scholastic results given their circumstances, will be undertaking fulltime studies and identify as a member of the LGBTIQ+ community.
Value: Up to $7,000
Opening date: 1 July 2021
Closing date: 15 September 2021.

Webjet Australia Student Grant
Open to: Australian students over 18 years of age enrolled full-time in an accredited Australian Tertiary Education Institution in the penultimate or final year of study and be studying for an undergraduate certificate, diploma or degree in any of the following areas: Business - including any business related courses from any Australian institution, IT - including any IT related courses such as Design & Animation, Computing Science and Games Development.
Value: $5,000
Opening date: Open now
Closing date: 31 October 2021

Real Futures Grant
Open to: Australian residents  enrolled full-time in an accredited Australian Tertiary Education Institution and be studying for a certificate, diploma, degree or traineeship in any of the following areas: Business – including any business-related courses from any institution, Finance - including actuarial, statistics, accounting and general finance courses, Medicine -  including medical and health sciences, surgery and medical research, Healthcare -  including health and fitness-related specialties, sport sciences, health services assistance and international health,  Specialist healthcare -  including nursing, optometry, dentistry and pharmacy.
Value: $5,000
Opening date: Open now
Closing date: 31 October 2021

Me Dental Care Burwood Scholarship
Open to: Australian Citizens or Permanent Residents 18 years or older enrolled in a medical/dental degree and have commenced study at any Australian University. And are in demonstrated financial need.
Value: $5,000
Opening date: Open now
Closing date: 31 October 2021

Choosi Futures Grant
Open to: Australian residents enrolled full-time in an accredited Australian Education Institution and be studying for a certificate, diploma , degree, or traineeship in any of the following areas: Medical & Health Sciences, Medical Science, Medicine/Surgery,  Medical Studies, Medical Research,  Health Sciences (any specialty),  Applied Science (health & fitness-related specialties),  Health & Sport Sciences,  Nursing,  Optometry & Vision Science,  Dentistry,  Dental Surgery,  Dental Science, Dental Medicine and Pharmacy.
Value: $5,000
Opening date: Open now
Closing date: 31 October 2021

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Australian Indigenous Education Foundation
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Country Education Foundation
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Pinnacle Foundation Scholarships
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