The Bendigo & Adelaide Bank 2019 Scholarship

This financial support is not administered by the University.


The Scholarship aims to assist academically outstanding but disadvantaged students, from a rural or regional area, who have been offered a full-time place at an Australian university or college for the first time.


  • Australian citizen or permanent resident from a rural or regional location
  • first year undergraduate in 2019 (first attendance at an Australian university)
  • studying full-time in 2019 (in an approved Australian course)
  • graduated from secondary school in either 2018 or in 2017 (taken a gap year)
  • demonstration of the disadvantage (economic and/or social) hindering further study
  • outstanding academic achievement and community involvement


$5,000 payment supports accommodation costs and/or other expenses directly related to the study of successful applicants (e.g. - course costs, study related materials/ equipment, text books, tutoring).

How to apply

Applications can only be submitted via our online application process. Please see the website for information on how to apply