For diploma and degree students who can demonstrate circumstances which impact their study; worth up to $1,000.
This scholarship provides up to $1,000 as a one-off payment.
To be eligible for this scholarship you must:
Postgraduate students are ineligible for this scholarship.
It is preferred that you apply direct to RMIT for this scholarship.
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, 2025, with applications opening August 2024.
Applications are now closed.
The Ernest William Capp Scholarship is made available by the generous bequest of the late Ernest William Capp. The Scholarship is designed to assist the education of students who have financial and educational disadvantages and who demonstrate the will to succeed.
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.