Equity scholarships

If you are a student disadvantaged by economic, social or geographic circumstances and facing barriers to accessing education, an equity scholarship can help you achieve your study ambitions.

Certificate and diploma

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Degree

  • Air Pilots Scholarship For Bachelor of Applied Science (Aviation) students, worth $3000; applications now closed.
  • Airmaster Scholarship For third and fourth year Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical Engineering) (Honours) students; worth $10,000; applications now closed.
  • Beller Commercial Nucara Family Scholarship For property and valuation students who have relocated from a rural/regional area to study at RMIT; worth up to $2000; applications now closed.
  • Bennelong Foundation Scholarship For accountancy, economics and finance or financial planning bachelor students; worth $10,000 per annum plus paid work; applications now closed.
  • Boeing Scholarship For advanced diploma, degree and master students enrolled in computer science, aviation or engineering disciplines; worth $4000; applications now closed.
  • Brimbank City Council Scholarship For urban planning students who can demonstrate financial or educational disadvantage; worth up to $4000; applications now closed.
  • Carey Lyon Scholarship For local students studying the Bachelor of Architectural Design or the Master of Architecture, worth $7000 for one year; not currently taking applications.
  • Donald Cant Watts Corke Scholarship For construction and project management students who can demonstrate disadvantage; worth $7500; applications now closed.
  • Emeritus Professor Brian Smith AO Scholarship For current or former refugee students who can demonstrate disadvantage; worth $7000; not currently taking applications.
  • Emeritus Professor David Beanland AO Scholarship For Bachelor of Engineering students who can demonstrate academic achievement and financial and/or educational disadvantage; worth $7000; applications now closed.
  • Emeritus Professor John Jackson Scholarship For students commencing a diploma or degree and can demonstrate financial and educational disadvantage; up to $15,000; applications now closed.
  • Ernest William Capp Scholarship For diploma and degree students who can demonstrate financial and educational disadvantage; worth up to $1000; applications now closed.
  • Evelyn Boekemann Scholarship For Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander students in a diploma or degree program; a one-off payment of up to $1000; applications now closed.
  • GS1 Australia Supply Chain Scholarship For Bachelor of Business (Logistics and Supply Chain Management) students who can demonstrate disadvantage; worth $7000; not currently taking applications.
  • Gavin Teague Memorial Scholarship For students enrolled in the Bachelor of Arts (Fine Art) program who can demonstrate artistic merit and disadvantage; worth up to $1300; applications now closed.
  • Geomatic Technologies Women in Geospatial Scholarship For commencing female geospatial science and surveying students; worth $8000; applications now closed.
  • George Alexander Foundation Grant For second, third or fourth year bachelor degree students who can demonstrate financial disadvantage; worth $2500; applications now closed.
  • Grathelms Scholarship For fourth year Bachelor of Fashion (Design) (Honours) students with outstanding academic results, who can demonstrate disadvantage; worth $7000; applications now closed.
  • Herbert and Inge Littauer Nursing Scholarship For students enrolled full-time in a nursing diploma or degree program who can demonstrate financial and/or educational disadvantage; worth $2500; applications now closed.
  • Inder Kaur Reconciliation Scholarship For female, Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander students enrolled full-time at RMIT in 2018; worth up to $10,000 per year; applications now closed.
  • Inder Kaur Scholarship For female students enrolled full-time in a bachelor degree program in 2018, who can demonstrate disadvantage; worth up to $7000 per year; applications now closed.
  • Indigenous Accommodation Scholarship For Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander bachelor degree students from interstate or rural/regional Victoria; worth $10,000 per year for standard duration of program; applications now closed.
  • Indigenous Commencing Scholarship For Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students commencing a bachelor degree program at RMIT; worth $4904; applications now closed.
  • Indigenous Education Scholarship For Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander degree and postgraduate by coursework students; worth $4000 to $11,000 per year; applications now closed.
  • Invergowrie Foundation Scholarships for Women in Science, Engineering and Health For female students commencing an undergraduate degree in the College of Science, Engineering and Health and can demonstrate educational disadvantage; worth $3000 per year for up to four years; not currently taking applications.
  • Jack Ward Scholarship For associate and bachelor degree students in their second year or higher who can demonstrate financial and educational disadvantage; worth $7000; applications now closed.
  • Jacques Nasser Rural and Regional Scholarship For Bachelor of Business students who have relocated from a rural/regional area; worth $10,000 per year; currently not taking applications.
  • LTI Scholarship For Bachelor of Business (Information Systems) students, worth up to $7000, applications now closed.
  • Marion Fletcher Fashion and Textiles Scholarship For students commencing a bachelor program in fashion or textile design; worth up to $7000; applications now closed.
  • McCraith Scholarship in Architecture For students enrolled full-time in a Bachelor of Architectural Design or Master of Architecture program who can demonstrate disadvantage; worth up to $7000; applications now closed.
  • McCraith Scholarship in Fine Art For students enrolled full-time in the Bachelor of Arts (Fine Art) program who can demonstrate disadvantage; worth up to $7000; applications now closed.
  • Michael Efron Business Scholarship For School of Management bachelor students, worth $5000, applications now closed.
  • Northcote Trust Scholarship For students who have progressed, or intend to progress from an RMIT diploma to a degree in a similar field; worth up to $15,000; applications now closed.
  • Orcadia Foundation Scholarship For migrant and refugee students who can demonstrate financial and/or educational disadvantage; worth up to $5000; applications now closed.
  • Piers K Fowler Scholarship For students enrolled in their final year of the Associate Degree in Aviation (Professional Pilots); worth up to $5000; applications now closed.
  • RMIT Accommodation Education Scholarship For commencing students moving to Melbourne to study at RMIT; worth up to $5200; applications now closed.
  • RMIT Equity Notebook Grant For certificate IV, diploma and degree students enrolled full-time at RMIT in 2018; provides a voucher to redeem a notebook computer with Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013; applications now closed.
  • RMIT Equity Travel Grant For students undertaking an international mobility activity in 2018 for credit in their program and can demonstrate disadvantage; worth up to $4000; applications now closed.
  • RMIT Humanitarian Visa Scholarship For permanent humanitarian visa holders; worth $5000 per annum; no application required.
  • RMIT Merit Equity Scholarship For students commencing a degree at RMIT in 2018 who can demonstrate outstanding ATAR results and financial and/or educational disadvantage; worth $6000 per year; no longer being offered.
  • RMIT People Seeking Asylum Scholarship For people seeking asylum commencing an undergraduate program; worth tuition fees and $7000 per annum; applications close 4 February 2018.
  • RMIT Study Support Scholarship For students who can demonstrate financial and/or educational disadvantage; worth $2500; applications now closed.
  • RMIT Village Accommodation Support Scholarship For commencing students moving to Melbourne to study at RMIT; worth up to $6090 towards accommodation at RMIT Village in your first year; applications now closed.
  • Rural Grant For diploma and degree students from a farming background; worth up to $5000; applications now closed.
  • SEW-EURODRIVE Scholarship For electrical engineering students entering their final year; worth $4000 plus a possible 12 weeks of work experience; not currently talking applications.
  • Sam and Nina Narodowski Undergraduate Scholarship For migrant and refugee students who can demonstrate financial and/or educational disadvantage; worth up to $7000; applications now closed.
  • Sarah’s Dream Scholarship For students enrolled in their second year of the Associate Degree in Aviation (Professional Pilots) in 2017; worth $10,000; applications now closed.
  • Sartori Memorial Scholarship For students commencing an engineering degree at RMIT; worth $7000; applications now closed.
  • School of Property Construction and Project Management Merit Equity Scholarship For students commencing a degree at RMIT who have achieved exceptional ATAR results and can demonstrate disadvantage; worth $5000; applications now closed.
  • St Vincent de Paul Grant for Students with Disabilities For students who need assistive technology to study; application times vary.
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