For students undertaking an international mobility activity for credit, who can demonstrate circumstances which impact their education; worth up to $3,500.
For travel starting between 1 December 2023 to 31 May 2024 - applications are now open.
For travel starting between 1 June 2024 and 30 November 2024, applications open 3 April – 13 May 2024.
The RMIT Equity Travel Grant provides up to $3,500 depending on your mobility activity and destination.
Short term programs - up to 8 weeks
Long term (semester exchange) programs - 8 weeks or more
To be eligible for an RMIT Equity Travel Grant you must:
*The course is required to be a 100 percent overseas mobility activity. For example, an overseas internship/placement that makes up 25 percent of the course requirement with the other 75 percent conducted in Australia is ineligible for an RMIT Equity Travel Grant.
**Overseas study where you will receive credit exemptions upon your return are ineligible. You must be enrolled in the mobility activity via Enrolment Online.
Complete the online application by the close date. Partial applications will not be assessed.
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 are now open.
Applications close 11:59PM Monday 13 November 2023. No late applications will be accepted.
View the Coursework Scholarships Office’s terms and conditions (PDF, 698KB).
The RMIT Equity Travel Grant is usually paid two months prior to the commencement of a student’s mobility activity provided they are enrolled via Enrolment Online.
You cannot be awarded more than one scholarship/grant (of any type) to fund your mobility activity.
Supported international mobility activities include but are not limited to:
You should not rely on receipt of grants/scholarships alone to fund your outbound mobility activity.
Only successful candidates will be notified via their RMIT student email account, by:
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