Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships Program

This 2019 scholarship may become available in 2020. For a current list of scholarships try the scholarship finder.
Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships

The Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships Program improves access to and completion of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) tertiary education courses, including in the fields of health and agricultural science.

Application process

Complete the 2019 QTAC Scholarship Application by 14 July 2019.

Number available

The number available in 2019 is 600.

Course of study

Courses from the School of Environment, Science and Engineering, School of Health and Human Sciences and the Bachelor of Information Technology.


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, for further information visit the QTAC scholarships website

Selection criteria

Applicants applying for a Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarship must be Australian citizens, permanent resident, holder of a permanent humanitarian visa, or a New Zealand Citizen living in Australia.

Applications will be evaluated on:

  1. You must not have already commenced your Eligible Course of Study
  2. Your permanent home address must be in a regional or remote area as defined by the Australian Statistical Geography (ASGS)
  3. Demonstrate Financial Need
  4. Capability to undertake your Eligible Course of Study

Assistance Needed?

If you require assistance in completing your application, please contact the Scholarships Office

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