Australian Veterans' Children Assistance Trust

These Scholarships are funded by donations from the Australian Government Department of Veterans’ Affairs, ex-service organisations, corporate sponsors and private individuals. The scholarships are worth between $3000 and $5000 per year and may continue for up to four years.

Scholarship Value: $3000 - $5000 per year

Length of Scholarship: Up to three years

Number Available: Various

Opening Date: 18 August 2017

Closing Date: 31 October 2017

Eligibility
Study LevelUndergraduate; Postgraduate (Course work)
Year of StudyFuture/First Year; Continuing (2nd year or greater); 3rd year or greater
CitizenshipAustralian Citizen; Permanent Resident
EthnicityAboriginal; Torres Strait Islander; South Sea Islander; Non Indigenous
Study RegionAll
Study ModeAll modes
Study LoadFull time
GenderEither

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible to apply for AVCAT scholarship you must:
  • have Australian residency
  • be the child or grandchild of a person with operational service (as defined by the legislation) or three or more years continuous full-time other service, as a member of the Australian Navy, Army or Air Force
  • be planning to enrol or be enrolled in tertiary education in Australia at an Australian university, TAFE or registered training organisation in 2018
  • be studying or planning to study full-time on-line or face-to-face
  • be receiving, or be eligible to receive, Centrelink Youth Allowance or an equivalent educational payment
  • be under the age of 25 (except for exceptional circumstances)

Selection Criteria

Please visit the Australian Veterans' Children Assistance Trust website here for further information.

Additional Information

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Supporting Documentation

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How to apply

Please visit the Australian Veterans' Children Assistance Trust website here to apply.

How will I know the outcome of my application?

Please visit the Australian Veterens' Children Assistance Trust website here for further information.

Donor details

Australian Veterans' Children Assistance Trust