Scholarships and Study Support

Not quite a graduate yet, but planning ahead?

Scholarships and Study Support

Are you thinking ahead? We are.

The Victorian Government offers a number of opportunities to help develop the best graduates while they are still at university.

Take a look at some the programs and opportunities below:

The Department of Human Services and the Department of Health

INTRAIN Scholarships

The Department of Human Services and Department of Health Closing the Gap Health and Allied Health INTRAIN Scholarship (“the INTRAIN Scholarship“) program has been introduced to assist Victorian Aboriginal people to complete studies relevant to health and allied health in an effort for Victorian Aboriginal people to contribute positively to the improvement of the general health of the Victorian Aboriginal community and close the health gap between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people.

For further information, visit the departments' Aboriginal Scholarships web page or contact the Aboriginal Employment Unit on 1300 092 406 or via email:  

Wannik Education Strategy - Promoting Koorie Teaching Scholarships

The Department of Education and Early Childhood Development (DEECD) wishes to deliver the best possible education to Victoria's Aboriginal students.

Through collaboration with the Aboriginal community the Department is repositioning the education of Aboriginal students through a culture of strong leadership, high expectations and individualised learning.

The Department is keen to promote employment  opportunities for Aboriginal job seekers, in the areas of  teaching, student welfare and support, educational administration and leadership. 

The Department offers Teaching Scholarships to:

  • Aboriginal students who have completed VCE or an equivalent qualification;
  • Aboriginal students undertaking pre-service teacher training courses; and
  • Aboriginal people of a mature age.

For more information, visit the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development Wannik Website