The award is accessible for domestic students who want to apply for the undergraduate and postgraduate degree program at the university in Australia.

Course Level: Undergraduate and postgraduate

Award: Up to $18,000

Access Mode: Online

Nationality: Domestic

The award can be taken in Australia

Eligible Countries: Australian citizen or a New Zealand citizen can apply for the grant.

  • Eligible Course or Subjects: The sponsorship will be awarded in any subject offered by the university.
  • Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following criteria:
  • You must be an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, holder of a permanent humanitarian visa, or a New Zealand citizen living in Australia.
  • You must have commenced or been commencing your Eligible Course of Study in 2020.
  • Your permanent home address must be in a regional or remote area as defined by the Australian Statistical Geography Standard.

How to Apply: For being enlisted in the program, applicants have to take admission in the undergraduate and postgraduate degree program at the university. After applying you can access the online application form.

  • Supporting Documents: Must attach your evidence of Australian citizenship, permanent residency, holding a permanent humanitarian visa or being a New Zealand citizen living in Australia, proof of residence in a regional or remote area in Australia and evidence of financial need.
  • Admission Requirements: Applicants are required to provide evidence of completion within the last five years of:
  • a secondary qualification (Year 11 and 12, or equivalent)
  • bachelor level qualification study for at least two years fulltime with a minimum overall GPA of 4.0
  • Language Requirement: Candidates have to meet the following requirements:
  • IELTS overall band score of at least 7.0 overall with a minimum 7.0 for Reading and Writing and 7.0 for Speaking and Listening.
  • an Occupational English Test with Grades A or B only in each of the four components.


The Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships Program can provide:

  • funding up to $18,000, based on course length and type of study or training
  • a further $500 to support an internship

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Application Deadline: June 30, 2020