Please note that strict eligibility criteria apply. Please read the program guidelines to ensure you are eligible before completing an application.
New scholarships of up to $17,500 per student are available through the Commonwealth Scholarships Program for South Australia. Scholarships are open for students aged between 15 – 64 years of age who intend
to study in 2018, or are in their first year of studying an approved undergraduate or postgraduate course that will
lead to employment in one of three streams:
- Stream 1 – defence industry (including naval shipbuilding)
- Stream 2 – advanced manufacturing, health services and medical research,
tourism and hospitality, wine and food, and energy and resources. Applications
will also be accepted from students who intend to study in a field that is
relevant to, and are currently employed by, a business with innovative
practices that result in economic growth
- Stream 3 – South Australian state-based skills needs. Any occupation listed
on the Australian Government Department of Employment’s
Skills Shortage List for South Australia will be eligible for a
Scholarship applications for round one are currently open and close on 25 October 2017. A second round will open towards the end of 2017.
You can apply via the online portal.