TAFE-Gippsland-Scholarships-2020

You don't want to miss out on some financial support to help you through your studies.

We've got a variety of scholarships available to a wide range of students - there's sure to be something for you.

The eligibility criteria and application process differs for each scholarship so ensure you have read all available information about the scholarship you wish to apply for before you start your application. Even if you write the best application, if you aren't eligible you can't be considered for the scholarship.

Taking the time to prepare your scholarship application is worth your while. Please take note of the following to give you the best chance with your application.

2020 Scholarships are now open

First round of Scholarships has opened and will close January 20th 2020. Round 2 will open February 1st 2020 and close February 28th 2020.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I apply?
To apply for a scholarship, you will need to send an email to scholarships@tafegippsland.edu.au with information about the scholarship you're applying for as well as any supporting evidence attached to the email.

How is the successful applicant selected?
All applications will be reviewed with careful consideration by the scholarship selection panel. It is important your email includes all requested supporting documentation otherwise your application may be deemed incomplete and therefore not considered.

Can I apply for a scholarship if I'm a new student?
Yes. All scholarships are available for new students enrolling in a course that commences of continues in 2020.

If I'm continuing my course into 2020, can I apply for a scholarship?
Yes. All scholarships are available for students continuing their course of study in 2020.

Can I apply for multiple scholarships?
Yes.

Can I get help filling in my application form?
Yes. Our Student Support Services team are more than happy to support you to ensure you're putting the best foot forward when applying for a scholarship.

You can make an appointment by emailing scholarships@tafegippsland.edu.au or calling 1300 282 317.

Career Change Scholarship

This scholarship is designed for individuals embarking on a career change and requiring training to support this process.

Eligibility
- Current students enrolled in 2020 course
- Aged 25 or older
- Minimum 12 Month Course

Suitable For
- Career Changers
- New or continuing TAFE Gippsland students

Scholarships available: 4
Value: $1,000.00
Supporting Documentation Requirements: Copy of Previous Qualifications

 

To APPLY for this scholarship please email scholarships@tafegippsland.edu.au with your name and details along with your supporting documentation.

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Placement Scholarship

This scholarship is to support the student’s participation and the costs associated with an industry or community placement that directly supports the student’s training outcomes.

Eligibility
- Current students enrolled in 2020 course
- Aged 18 or older
- Minimum one week of placement activities organised by student to align with training outcomes

Suitable For
- New or continuing TAFE Gippsland students

Scholarships available: 5
Value: $1,000.00
Supporting Documentation Requirements: Confirmation of enrolment in a course requiring placement.

 

To APPLY for this scholarship please email scholarships@tafegippsland.edu.au with your name and details along with your supporting documentation.

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Jack Armstrong Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a student from the Bairnsdale Campus to assist with the cost of their studies.

Eligibility
- Enrolled into a Business or Community Services related course in 2020
- Intending to study at the Bairnsdale Campus
- Have overcome some type of adversity to participate in their studies
- New or continuing TAFE Gippsland students

Suitable For
- New or continuing TAFE Gippsland students

Scholarships available: 1
Value: $500.00
Supporting Documentation Requirements: Written reference from teacher or school/TAFE representative or community member outlining details of a contribution to community

 

To APPLY for this scholarship please email scholarships@tafegippsland.edu.au with your name and details along with your supporting documentation.

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Student Support Scholarship

The Student Support Scholarship assists financially disadvantaged students with the costs associated with education.

Eligibility
- Current students enrolled in 2020 course
- Ability to demonstrate financial hardship
- Financially independent and no longer living at home
- In receipt of government benefits
- Enrolled in a minimum 6 month course
- Aged 17+

Suitable For
- Any student currently enrolled in a minimum 6 month course

Scholarships available: 5
Value: $1000.00
Supporting Documentation Requirements: Proof of receiving government benefits such as a Health Care Card, Pension Card

 

To APPLY for this scholarship please email scholarships@tafegippsland.edu.au with your name and details along with your supporting documentation.

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Travel Scholarship

This scholarship is designed to support travel expenses in order to lessen the burden of travel costs and increase access to a wider range of qualifications to those students in rural areas of our community.

Eligibility
- Current students enrolled in 2020 course
- Enrolled in a minimum 6 month course
- Must live minimum 70kms away from campus of study
- Aged 17+

Suitable For
- New or continuing TAFE Gippsland students

Scholarships available: 5
Value: $1000.00
Supporting Documentation Requirements:
- Two (2) items of identification that verify current address
- One (1) must include current address and photo ID
- One (1) must include current address

 

To APPLY for this scholarship please email scholarships@tafegippsland.edu.au with your name and details along with your supporting documentation.

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Tools of the Trade Scholarship

This scholarship gives apprentices the opportunity to access tools or resources to support them whilst undertaking their studies with TAFE Gippsland.

Eligibility
- Current students undertaking an apprenticeship during 2020
- Aged 17+

Suitable For
- All apprentices

Scholarships available: 5
Value: $1200.00
Supporting Documentation Requirements:

  • Proof of Apprenticeship
  • Evidence may include a Contract or Delta Agreement

To APPLY for this scholarship please email scholarships@tafegippsland.edu.au with your name and details along with your supporting documentation.

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