Equity Scholarships, Rmit University, Melbourne, Victoria
Abraham Nyieth, recipient of RMIT Study Support Scholarship.
Other scholarships you can apply for
- University-wide scholarships.
- Scholarships to travel overseas.
- Equity admission schemes.
- Ngarara Willim Centre
- Financial advice
- Housing advice
If you are a student disadvantaged by economic, social or geographic circumstances and facing barriers to accessing education, an RMIT Equity Scholarship can help you achieve your study ambitions.
Australian Air Pilots Mutual Benefit Fund Scholarship
For Australian students completing the Diploma of Airline Pilot in 2011; worth $20,000 to undertake a Flight Instructor Rating; applications open October.
Bayside Group Indigenous Scholarship
For Aboriginal and Torres strait Islander degree students; worth $7500 in your second and possibly subsequent years; applications open September 2012.
For local and international undergraduate and masters by coursework or research students enrolled in computer science, aviation or engineering; worth $3000; applications open February 2013.
Brimbank City Council Scholarship
For local undergraduate & postgraduate environmental planning students who are financially or socially disadvantaged; worth up to $2500; applications open soon.
Dyne Industries Scholarship
For local final-year Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) students, worth $7500 plus a paid work placement; applications open 8 June 2012.
Emeritus Professor John Jackson Scholarship
For local diploma or degree commencing students demonstrating financial/educational disadvantage; worth tuition fees plus $17,000 contribution to study and living expenses; applications now closed for 2012.
Ernest William Capp Scholarship
For local diploma or degree students having financial and/or educational difficulties and can demonstrate a will to succeed; worth $1000; applications now closed for 2012.
Evelyn Boekemann Scholarship
For Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander students in a diploma or degree program; worth a one-off payment of up to $1000; applications open September 2012.
George Alexander Foundation Scholarship
For local diploma or degree students with academic ability, leadership potential, a passion for community involvement and the will to succeed; worth $7500 per year. Applications open September 2012.
Herbert and Inge Littauer Scholarship
For a refugee or former refugee studying nursing at diploma or degree level; worth $2500; applications open September 2012.
Inder Kaur Scholarship
For female commencing local, current/past refugee degree students having financial difficulties; worth $7000 per year for up to three years; applications now closed for 2012.
Indigenous Access Scholarship
For Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander degree students moving to Melbourne from a remote or rural area to start an RMIT program; worth $4485; applications open August 2012.
Indigenous Commonwealth Accommodation Scholarship
For Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander degree students from a remote or rural area; worth $4754 per year for up to four years; applications open August 2012.
Indigenous Commonwealth Education Costs Scholarship
For Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander degree students; worth $2377 per year for up to four years; applications open August 2012.
Invergowrie Foundation Scholarships for Women
For female students with difficulties/disadvantage and who are commencing an undergraduate degree in the College of Science, Engineering and Health; worth $3000 per year for up to four years; not currently taking applications.
Northcote Trust Scholarship
For local diploma and degree students progressing from a diploma to a degree in the same field; worth $15,000–$17,000 over two to three years; applications are closed for 2012.
Orcadia Foundation Scholarship
For local and refugee students with financial / education disadvantages; worth up to $5000 as a one off payment; applications open September 2012.
Property Construction and Project Management Merit Equity Scholarship
For local commencing under-represented or disadvantaged students who have outstanding Year 12 results; worth $5000 in the first year of your Bachelor of Applied Science degree; applications open August 2012.
RMIT Accommodation Support Scholarship
For local commencing students moving to Melbourne to study; worth $5200 towards accommodation for one year; applications open August 2012.
RMIT Equity Notebook Scholarship
For local certificate IV, diploma or degree students commencing at RMIT from secondary school; provides the use of a notebook computer; applications open August 2012.
RMIT Equity Travel Grant
For local students travelling internationally for study; worth $4000; applications open September 2012.
RMIT Merit Equity Scholarship
For local commencing degree students with outstanding Year 12 results and financial/educational disadvantage; worth $6000 per year throughout your degree plus $5,000 for overseas education. Applications open August 2012.
RMIT SAB Equity Laptop Scholarship
For students studying business courses at RMIT’s new Swanston Academic Building (SAB), Building 80; the scholarship provides a laptop computer for the purpose of studying on and off campus; applications now open.
RMIT Study Support Scholarship
For local students with financial difficulties/disadvantage; worth $2500 per year of study; applications open August 2012.
RMIT Village Accommodation Support Scholarship
For disadvantaged local commencing students moving to Melbourne to study; worth up to $5334 towards accommodation at RMIT Village in your first year; applications open August 2012.
For Australian diploma or degree students from a farming background; worth a one-off payment of $5000; applications open September 2012.
For local final-year Bachelor of engineering students with an interest in power engineering; worth $3750 plus 12 weeks of paid vacation work at SEW-EURODRIVE; applications open 8 June 2012.
School Of Art Honours Travelling Scholarships
For Art Honours students demonstrating outstanding academic achievement; worth up to $5000; applications open October 2012.
School of Medical Sciences Pharmacy Regional Scholarship
For local commencing students from rural or regional areas commencing a Bachelor of Pharmacy program; worth $7000 per year for four years; applications close December.
St Vincent de Paul Grant for Students with Disabilities
For students who need assistive technology to study; application times vary
- Redkite Dare to Dream Scholarships and education grants for 15 to 24 years olds living with cancer or who are cancer survivors.
- Australian Disability Clearinghouse on Education and Training (ADCET) Scholarships for TAFE, undergraduate and postgraduate students with a disability.
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