Certificate and diploma

Hannah Martin

Hannah Martin, recipient of the Wendy Royle Scholarship.

The following scholarships for certificate and diploma students encourage you to follow your passion and develop highly sought-after, industry-relevant skills.

University wide scholarships

University wide scholarships are open to all students across the University. 

  • Australia Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships for local and international students, worth up to $263,500; Applications for the 2015 round is now open.
  • DFAT Scholarships For international bachelor, masters by coursework and PhD students offering various scholarships and awards; worth tuition fees, stipend and more; open date varies by country.
  • Emeritus Professor John Jackson Scholarship For local diploma or degree commencing students demonstrating financial/educational disadvantage; worth tuition fees plus up to $17,000 for study and living expenses; not currently taking applications.
  • Evelyn Boekemann Scholarship For Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander students in a diploma or degree program; worth a one-off payment of up to $1000; applications applications close 4 pm, 21 November 2014.
  • George Alexander Foundation Scholarship For local diploma or degree students with academic ability, leadership potential, a passion for community involvement and the will to succeed; worth $7500 per year; applications close 4 pm, 28 November 2014.
  • John Storey Junior Memorial Scholarship For local currently enrolled RMIT students applying for the RMIT Exchange Program; worth up to $5000; applications close July and December.
  • Northcote Trust Scholarship For local diploma and degree students progressing from a diploma to a degree in the same field; worth $10,000–$15,000 over two to three years; applications close 4 pm, 21 November 2014.
  • Orcadia Foundation Scholarship For local and refugee students with financial / or education disadvantages; worth up to $7000 as a one-off payment; applications close 4 pm, 21 November 2014.
  • RMIT Accommodation Support Scholarship For local commencing students moving to Melbourne to study; worth $5200 towards accommodation for one year; applications close 4 pm, 21 November 2014.
  • RMIT Equity Notebook Scholarship For local certificate IV, diploma or degree students commencing at RMIT from secondary school; provides the use of a notebook computer; applications close 4 pm, 21 November 2014.
  • RMIT Equity Travel Grant For local students commencing an international mobility activity travelling internationally for study; worth up to $4000; applications close 4 pm Friday 21 November 2014.
  • RMIT Student Mobility Grant For local or international students worth up to $2,500; depending on the mobility destination and type of the mobility activity.
  • RMIT Study Support Scholarship For local students with financial difficulties/disadvantage; worth $2500; applications close 4 pm, 21 November 2014.
  • RMIT Village Accommodation Support Scholarship For disadvantaged local commencing students moving to Melbourne to study; worth up to $5712 towards accommodation at RMIT Village in your first year; applications close 4 pm, 21 November 2014.
  • St Vincent de Paul Grant for Students with Disabilities For students who need assistive technology to study; application times vary
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Interest/discipline area scholarships

Art and design scholarships

  • RMIT Cultural Visions Film Grant For local or international TAFE, degree or honours students making documentaries and short films; worth up to $2500; applications now closed.
  • Wendy Royle Scholarship For first-year students in the RMIT Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration; worth a one-off payment of $1500.

Business scholarships

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Computing and information technology scholarships

  • Boeing Prize For local advanced diploma and associate degree students studying engineering or computer science; this prize has been discontinued and has been incorporated into the Boeing Scholarship.

Engineering and related technologies scholarships

  • Boeing Prize For local advanced diploma and associate degree students studying engineering or computer science; this prize has been discontinued and has been incorporated into the Boeing Scholarship.
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Health and medical sciences scholarships

Media and communication scholarships

  • RMIT Cultural Visions Film Grant For local or international TAFE, degree or honours students making documentaries and short films; worth up to $2500; applications now closed.
  • Victor Greenhalgh Scholarship For local undergraduate or vocational education media and communication students who are financially, socially or geographically disadvantaged; worth up to $3500; applications close 4 pm Friday 21 November 2014.

External scholarships

See all external scholarships

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