Commonwealth Scholarships Program for South Australia Now Open

Friday, Oct 20, 2017

The Commonwealth Scholarships Program for South Australia offers support for a minimum of 1200 undergraduate, postgraduate and vocational education and training students to undertake study, training and internships in South Australia.

The program aims to improve skills and employment opportunities linked to priority industries in South Australia, including the wine industry. Scholarship funding of up to $17,500 is available per student. Applications for round one open 12 October and close on 25 October. A second round will open towards the end of 2017.

To be eligible to apply, you must:

  • be an Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • be eligible to undertake an approved program of study*
  • be aged 15-64 years at commencement of study
  • be a new student or in the first year of your study program
  • be living in, or able to relocate to, South Australia for the duration of the scholarship
  • be willing and able to participate in an internship (where applicable)
  • intend to enter the workforce or accept employment in South Australia at the end of your course of study or training.

*meaning you must be able to gain entry in to the qualification you intend to study, having met any academic prerequisites set by the education and training provider.

For more information visit the Commonwealth Scholarships website or download the information sheet.