More than 1,200 rural, regional and remote students will receive support through a Government-funded program offering scholarships of up to $18,000 for those keen on STEM studies.
Applications were now open for the $24 million Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships program with scholarships of up to $18,000 are available to help students in the region with the costs of studying STEM subjects at university or a vocational education and training institution.
New guidelines will also make it easier for drought-affected students to apply, including families receiving the Farm Household Allowance.
The scholarships may also include internships to help students develop their professional experience and ensure they’re job-ready.
Applications close on Friday 14 December 2018.
For more information and to apply, visit https://www.education.gov.au/rural-and-regional-enterprise-scholarships or https://www.qtac.edu.au/scholarships