Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships

Summary

Enrolment status New students
Student type Domestic students
Level of study All levels of study
Study area All study areas
Scholarship value Up to $18,000, based on course length and type of study or training. A further $500 is available to Scholarship Recipients to support an internship.
Opening date 24 January 2021
Closing date 19 November 2021

Description

The fifth round of the Australian Government’s Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships (RRES) program is currently open.

Funding for scholarships will be available to regional and remotely located students wishing to undertake study in any discipline. RRES supports students for up to four years full-time (or part-time equivalent) with the costs of studying Certificate IV to PhD level courses. It is available for flexible study, and includes part-time and online students.

Eligible students may receive up to $18,000 each (e.g. for a full-time, four-year qualification). Shorter, part-time qualifications are paid on a pro rata basis. An extra $500 is also available to support an internship.

Further information on the RRES program, including program guidelines, eligibility requirements and how to apply, are available online through the organisation administering the scholarships, Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre (QTAC): https://www.qtac.edu.au/rres-program/     For all enquiries, contact  - QTAC Phone: 1800 290 979   - QTAC Email: scholarships@qtac.edu.au

Eligibility

Scholarships support flexible study arrangements, and are available to eligible students:

  • commencing a new course of study in 2021
  • studying on campus, online or via distance education
  • studying from six months full-time up to eight years part-time

Before you get started

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How to apply

Further information on the RRES program, including program guidelines, eligibility requirements and how to apply, are available online through the organisation administering the scholarships, Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre (QTAC): https://www.qtac.edu.au/rres-program/

Rural, regional and remote students affected by a natural disaster and experiencing difficulty developing or submitting an application are encouraged to contact QTAC directly to discuss their circumstances and eligibility:

QTAC Phone: 1800 290 979

QTAC Email: scholarships@qtac.edu.au

Contact

QTAC
1800 290 979