For Indigenous Vocational Education students who can demonstrate circumstances impacting their education; worth up to $10,000.
The scholarship provides:
The duration of the scholarship may include a sequence where you articulate/pathway in the same discipline, e.g. from certificate IV to a diploma, advanced diploma, associate degree or bachelor's degree.
One scholarship available.
To be eligible for this scholarship you must:
Preference will be given to applicants enrolling in creative studies such as design, visual arts, custom-made footwear, photography, screenwriting.
The online application form will be made available here when applications open.
Depending on your circumstances, you will need to provide different types of evidence and material to support your scholarship application. Applications without supporting documents will not be considered.
Please visit Supporting Your Application for more information.
Find out more about applying for scholarships.
Applications for Semester 1, 2024 are now closed.
It is anticipated that this scholarship will next be offered for Semester 1, 2026 with applications opening August 2025.
Applications are now closed.
Successful recipients are paid this scholarship as a stipend (fortnightly payments) and not as a lump sum. It is impractical to expect to use this scholarship to pay tuition fees.
The scholarship application process is highly competitive with a limited number of scholarships available. Unfortunately, not all eligible applicants will receive one.
Only successful candidates will be notified via email to their RMIT student account.
For information about other financial assistance available to RMIT students, please speak to one of our Student Welfare Advisors.
Acknowledgement of Country
RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business - Artwork 'Luwaytini' by Mark Cleaver, Palawa.