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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

SeekVisa Scholarship 2020
Open to: domestic and international students, current and future, of all nationalities, that wish to study full time in their discipline in Australia including: Certificate 3 and 4, Diploma and Advanced Diploma Courses, Undergraduate, Postgraduate (Coursework or Research),Graduate Diploma Courses.
Value: $5,000
Opening date:10 February 2020
Closing date: 20 October 2020

Reef Restoration and Adaptation Program
Open to: PhD students to study hydrodynamics, wave forces and coral rubble dynamics on coral reefs.
Value: Up to $35,000 per annum.
Opening date: Open now
Closing date: 31 October 2020

Dr Timothy Steel Medicine Scholarship
Open to: Australian citizens or permanent residents enrolled full-time in an accredited Australian Tertiary Education Institution and studying to be a doctor or a nurse.
Value: $4,000 
Opening date: Open now
Closing date: 31 October 2020

Choosi Futures Grant Program
Open to: Australian citizens or permanent residents over the age of 18. Must be 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: Eligibility criteria
Value: $5,000
Opening date: Open now
Closing date: 31 October 2020

Real Futures Grant
Open to: Australian citizens or permanent residents over the age of 18. Must be 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: Eligibility criteria
Value: $5,000
Opening date: Open now
Closing date: 31 October 2020

Quentin Flannery Resources Scholarship
Open to: Australian citizens or permanent residents over the age of 18. Must be enrolled full-time in an accredited Australian Education Institution and be studying for a certificate, diploma, degree or traineeship in Mining Engineering, Process Engineering, Geology, Metallurgy, or similar fields of study.
Value: $5,000
Opening date: Open now
Closing date: 31 October 2020

Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship Scheme
Open to: Students of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent who are enrolled or intending to enrol in an entry level or graduate entry level health related course and are intending to study in the academic year that the scholarship is offered.
Value: Up to $15,000 per year.
Opening date: 1 October 2020
Closing date: 8 November 2020

Alliance of Girls' Schools Australasia Research Grant
Open to: The Alliance offers an annual grant of up to $15,000 (AUD) to assist academic or professional researchers, educational consultants, and teaching or professional staff of girls’ schools, to undertake research specifically relevant to the education or wellbeing of girls at single-sex schools in Australia and/or New Zealand.
Value: up to $15,000 per year.  
Opening date:14 September 2020
Closing date: 20 November 2020

Dr Jonathan Herald Orthopaedic Scholarship Program
Open to: Australian citizens or permanent residents over the age of 18 studying Medicine.
Value: $5,000 
Opening date: Open now
Closing date: 31 January 2021

BetaShares Student Grant
Open to: Students enrolled full-time in an accredited Australian tertiary education institution and have at least one year of study remaining to complete their degree.
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 29 June 2020
Closing date: 11 June 2021

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

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

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