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.

Matt Caldar

Matt Caldar, Bachelor of Landscape Architectural Design. RMIT Accommodation Support Scholarship, RMIT Study Support Scholarship.

Certificate and diploma

  • Access and Equity Business Creation Scholarship For Certificate IV in Small Business Management students; worth up to $19,540; applications closed.
  • Boeing Scholarship For advanced diploma, degree and master students enrolled in computer science, aviation or engineering disciplines; worth $4000; applications now closed.
  • Emeritus Professor John Jackson Scholarship For local students commencing a diploma or degree and who can demonstrate financial/educational disadvantage; up to $15,000; not currently taking applications.
  • 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.
  • Herbert and Inge Littauer Nursing Scholarship For students enrolled full-time in a nursing diploma or degree program, and who can demonstrate financial and/or educational disadvantage; worth $2500; applications now closed.
  • Inder Kaur Reconciliation Scholarship For female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students enrolled full-time at RMIT in 2017; worth up to $10,000 per year; applications now closed.
  • Indigenous Business Creation Scholarship For Indigenous Certificate IV in Small Business Management students; worth up to $20,540; applications 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 $7000; applications now closed.
  • RMIT Accommodation Education Scholarship For commencing students moving to Melbourne to study at RMIT in 2018; worth up to $5200 ; applications open mid-August 2017.
  • RMIT Equity Notebook Grant For Certificate IV, diploma or degree students enrolled full-time at RMIT in 2017; provides a voucher to redeem a notebook computer with Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013; applications now closed.
  • RMIT Study Support Scholarship For students who can demonstrate financial and/or educational disadvantage; worth $2500; applications open mid-August 2017.
  • RMIT Village Accommodation Support Scholarship For commencing students moving to Melbourne to study at RMIT in 2017; worth up to $6090 towards accommodation at RMIT Village in your first year; applications now closed.
  • Rural Grant For Australian diploma or degree students from a farming background; worth up to $5000; applications now closed.
  • 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.
  • St Vincent de Paul Grant for Students with Disabilities For students who need assistive technology to study; application times vary.
  • UniLodge @ RMIT Bundoora Accommodation Scholarship For students who are moving to Melbourne to commence study at RMIT Bundoora in 2017; worth full weekly rent paid to Unilodge @ RMIT; applications now closed.
  • Victor Greenhalgh Scholarship For students enrolled full-time in a media and communication program at RMIT in 2017, and who can demonstrate financial or educational disadvantage; worth up to $3500; applications now closed.
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Degree

  • Air Pilots Scholarship For Bachelor of Applied Science (Aviation) students, worth $3000; applications close 2 June.
  • Airmaster Scholarship For third and fourth year Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical Engineering) (Honours) students; worth $10,000; applications close 2 June.
  • 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 open.
  • 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 close 28 July.
  • Emeritus Professor Brian Smith AO Scholarship For current or former refugee students with financial and/or education disadvantages; worth $7000; not currently taking applications.
  • Emeritus Professor David Beanland AO Scholarship For Bachelor of Engineering students with excellent results experiencing financial/educational disadvantage; worth $7000 up to four years. Not currently taking applications.
  • Emeritus Professor John Jackson Scholarship For local students commencing a diploma or degree and who can demonstrate financial/educational disadvantage; up to $15,000; not currently taking applications.
  • 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; 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 a passion for continuing with the arts; worth up to $1300; applications now closed.
  • Geomatic Technologies Women in Geospatial Scholarship For 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 financial and/or educational disadvantage; worth $7000; applications now closed.
  • Herbert and Inge Littauer Nursing Scholarship For students enrolled full-time in a nursing diploma or degree program, and who can demonstrate financial and/or educational disadvantage; worth $2500; applications now closed.
  • Inder Kaur Reconciliation Scholarship For female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students enrolled full-time at RMIT in 2017; worth up to $10,000 per year; applications now closed.
  • Inder Kaur Scholarship For female students enrolled full-time in a bachelor degree program at RMIT in 2017, who can demonstrate financial and/or educational 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 $5199 per year for up to four years; applications now closed.
  • Indigenous Commencing Scholarship For Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander students commencing a bachelor degree program at RMIT in 2017; worth $4904; applications now closed.
  • Indigenous Education Scholarship For Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander degree students; worth $2599 per year for up to four years; 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; applications now closed.
  • Marion Fletcher Fashion and Textiles Scholarship For students commencing a bachelor program in fashion or textile design in 2017; 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 in 2017; worth up to $7000 per annum; 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 $7000; applications now closed.
  • Piers K Fowler Scholarship For students enrolled in their final year of the Associate Degree in Aviation (Professional Pilots) in 2017; worth up to $5000; applications now closed.
  • RMIT Accommodation Education Scholarship For commencing students moving to Melbourne to study at RMIT in 2018; worth up to $5200 ; applications open mid-August 2017.
  • RMIT Equity Notebook Grant For Certificate IV, diploma or degree students enrolled full-time at RMIT in 2017; 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 open mid-August.
  • RMIT Merit Equity Scholarship For students commencing a degree at RMIT in 2017 who can demonstrate outstanding ATAR results and financial and/or educational disadvantage; worth $6000 per year plus $5000 for overseas education; applications now closed.
  • RMIT Study Support Scholarship For students who can demonstrate financial and/or educational disadvantage; worth $2500; applications open mid-August 2017.
  • RMIT Village Accommodation Support Scholarship For commencing students moving to Melbourne to study at RMIT in 2017; worth up to $6090 towards accommodation at RMIT Village in your first year; applications now closed.
  • Rural Grant For Australian diploma or degree students from a farming background; worth up to $5000; applications now closed.
  • SEW-EURODRIVE Scholarship For electrical engineering students entering their final year in 2017; worth $4000 plus a possible 12 weeks of work experience; applications now closed.
  • 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 for one year; applications now closed.
  • Sartori Memorial Scholarship For students commencing an engineering degree at RMIT in 2017; worth $7000; applications now closed.
  • School of Property Construction and Project Management Merit Equity Scholarship For students commencing a degree at RMIT in 2017, who have achieved exceptional ATAR results and can demonstrate financial and/or educational 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.
  • UCI Projects Equity Scholarship For industrial design students in their second year or higher who can demonstrate financial disadvantage; worth $10,000; applications now closed.
  • UniLodge @ RMIT Bundoora Accommodation Scholarship For students who are moving to Melbourne to commence study at RMIT Bundoora in 2017; worth full weekly rent paid to Unilodge @ RMIT; applications now closed.
  • Victor Greenhalgh Scholarship For students enrolled full-time in a media and communication program at RMIT in 2017, and who can demonstrate financial or educational disadvantage; worth up to $3500; applications now closed.
  • Westpac Bicentennial Foundation Young Technologists Scholarship For students commencing a technology-related degree in 2017; worth $5000; applications closed.
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External scholarships

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