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Foundation Commencing Scholarships

How to apply

Go to Scholarships and Grants for further information.

47 scholarships are available between the values of $500 to $7,000 each.

Qty Name Eligibility

1

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Staff Scholarship

Higher education undergraduate or postgraduate level studies, excluding PhD undertaken by a Federation University Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander staff member, Aboriginal Education Centre staff member or general administration staff, TAFE teaching staff identified as Indigenous or Torres Strait Islander.

2

Alex Gusbeth Scholarship

Available for commencing or continuing Higher Education domestic, undergraduate (including honours) or postgraduate student studying in the field of science at the Gippsland campus.

2

Asylum Seeker Scholarships

Higher education or TAFE asylum seeker student undertaking TAFE, undergraduate (including honours) or postgraduate at a Federation University campus or online. This scholarship is paid annually over three years.

1

Buninyong Community Bank Scholarship

Higher education domestic students enrolled in an undergraduate (including honours) studying in agricultural or environmental pursuits (Bachelor of Environmental and Conservation Science, Bachelor of Veterinary and Wildlife Science or Bachelor of Science with a major in Ecology and Environmental restoration) in the first year of their program at the Mt Helen Campus.

1

Cameron Beyer Scholarship

Higher education domestic, CALD, migrant, refugee, international, undergraduate or postgraduate Federation University Ballarat campus student and online students.
This scholarship has been established from funds raised by Council members of Federation University in memory of a Council member Cameron Beyer.

2

Care-leavers Scholarships (Commencing)

Higher education domestic undergraduate or postgraduate student who has been in care, kinship care or a state ward for 12 months or more.

1

Carol Lynette Grant (Prowse) Scholarship

Higher education domestic undergraduate or postgraduate Mt Helen Campus student.

1

Council Scholarship

Higher education domestic, CALD, migrant, refugee, international, undergraduate or postgraduate Federation University campus students and online students.
This scholarship has been established from funds raised by Council members.

1

Elite Athlete Scholarship

Higher education domestic, undergraduate (including honours) or postgraduate FedUni campus students. Elite athletes must be recognised as an elite athlete by the AIS, State Institute or Academy of Sport, AFL Players' Association, Rugby Union Players' Association, Rugby League Professionals Association, Australian Professional Footballers' Association or a national squad member from Australian Sports Commission funded sports.

5

Foundation Commencing Scholarships

Higher education domestic, CALD, migrant, refugee, international, undergraduate or postgraduate Federation University campus students and online students.

1

Gillian Hehir Scholarship

Higher education female domestic student undertaking undergraduate studies (including honours) in psychology in their first year at the Federation University Mt Helen Campus, to the value of $4,000.

2

Gippsland Education Precinct Bursaries

Graduates of Kurnai College, Federation Training or Apprenticeships Group Australia students undertaking undergraduate studies at the Federation University Gippsland Campus.

1

Graeme Edwards Memorial Scholarship

Higher education domestic, undergraduate (including honours) student studying in engineering pursuits eg (Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) (Honours), Bachelor of Mechatronic Systems Engineering (Honours) at the Federation University Gippsland campus.

1

Harold Carroll Memorial Scholarship

The Harold Carroll Memorial Scholarship is available to TAFE or Higher education domestic students undertaking an undergraduate degree for a minimum study period of one year.  The Harold Carroll Scholarship is valued at $3000 per annum over a period of three years.

1

Ian Alexander Gordon Scholarship

Higher education domestic undergraduate or postgraduate Mt Helen Campus student.

1

Ilona Takacs Scholarship

Higher education domestic, migrant or refugee female student in the first year of their program undertaking studies in Science, Mathematics or Physics at the Federation University Mt Helen campus to the value of $500.

1

Isobella Foundation Scholarship

Higher education domestic undergraduate (including honours) or postgraduate Mt Helen Campus student from a regional or rural area.

1

Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw Scholarship

Higher education Indian student undertaking studies in the fields of science, technology, engineering or mathematics at the Mt Helen Campus.

1

Narre Warren South Bendigo Bank Scholarship

Higher education domestic, undergraduate (including honours) or postgraduate students in the first year of their program at the Berwick Campus.
This scholarship has been established by the Narre Warren South Bendigo Bank.Narre Warren South Bendigo Bank logo

2

Rotary District 9780 Honours Scholarships

Higher education domestic, CALD, migrant, refugee, international student undertaking an undergraduate honours degree at the Federation University Mt Helen campus to the value of $2,000.

1

SG and JG Scholarship (MIT Melbourne)

Higher education domestic or international female undergraduate (including honours) or postgraduate student studying at the MIT Melbourne campus.

1

SG and JG Scholarship (MIT Sydney)

Higher education domestic or international female undergraduate (including honours) or postgraduate student studying at the MIT Sydney campus.

1

SG and JG Scholarships (Mt Helen)

Higher education domestic or international female undergraduate (including honours) or postgraduate student studying at the Mt Helen campus.

1

Staff Scholarship - Domestic

Higher education domestic undergraduate or postgraduate Federation University campus students and online students.
This scholarship has been established from funds raised by staff of Federation University.

1

Staff Scholarship - International

Higher education migrant, refugee, international, undergraduate or postgraduate Federation University campus students and online students.
This scholarship has been established from funds raised by staff of Federation University.

10

TAFE Gippsland Scholarships

Domestic, CALD, migrant, refugee student transitioning from TAFE Gippsland to the Federation University Gippsland Campus to undertake Bachelor degree studies in Nursing, Early Childhood Education, Community and Human Services, Business, accounting or Environmental and Conservation Science to the value of $1,000.

1

Thom Nugent Memorial Scholarship

Higher education domestic student undertaking the Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree at the Mt Helen Campus in the disciplines of Chemistry or Biology.

1

Wai-man Woo Scholarship

Higher education international student undertaking Higher Education undergraduate (including honours) or postgraduate studies at the Federation University Mt Helen campus.