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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

AgriFutures Horizon Scholarship
Open to: Students studying agriculture-related or STEM degrees with major studies and/or subjects selections that align to agriculture.
Value: $10,000
Opening date: Open now 
Closing date: 15 January 2021

TMR Cadetships
Open to: Australian citizens that are studying or eligible to enrol in a recognised and relevant course with an Australian tertiary institution. Cadetships on offer include Civil construction, Design, Engineering, Intelligent Transport Systems and Surveying.
Value: $41,340 - $59,306
Opening date: Open now
Closing date: 22 January 2021

Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Scholarships
Open to: Australian citizens or permanent residents from a rural or regional location commencing their first year of an undergraduate bachelor's degree in 2021. 
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 December 2020
Closing date: 29 January 2021

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

AMA Queensland Foundation Medical Scholarship
Open to: Australian citizens, New Zealand Citizens or Australian permanent visa holders who have commenced the MBBS program at a Queensland university. Have a GPA of 4.0 or above and can demonstrate evidence of financial hardship.
Value: 
$5,000 + Free AMA Queensland student membership for the duration of the degree.
Opening date:
1 November 2020
Closing date: 
31 January 2021

TMR Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Tertiary Scholarship
Open to: Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islanders enrolled in an Engineering or an Engineering related qualification that supports the transport infrastructure industry.
Value: Up to $6,000 per year.
Opening date: Open now
Closing date: 5 February 2021

Commonwealth Scholarships For Young Australians
Open to: Young people aged 15-24 or recently exited ADF personnel (no age restriction) can apply for the scholarship program to undertake an eligible VET approved Program of Study. Must be enrolled full-time in an accredited Australian Education Institution and be studying for a Certificate III to advanced Diploma Course which leads to an eligible occupation: Eligibility criteria
Value: Up to $14,500
Opening date: Part 1 - 26 October 2020 Part 2 - 29 January 2021
Closing date: Part 1 - 4 December 2020 Part 2 - 12 March 2021

SocietyOne University Scholarship
Open to: Full time STEM students in their final year of study, and be studying for an undergraduate certificate, diploma or degree.
Value: $5,000 
Opening date: 2 October 2020
Closing date: 31 March 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

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

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

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