Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships: Guidelines Consultation

Tuesday 23 May 2017


As part of the 2017-18 Budget, the Australian Government announced $24 million for 1200 Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships. These scholarships will support regional and remote students to undertake STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) qualifications in higher education and VET.

The Department of Education and Training has drafted program guidelines and is seeking feedback from stakeholders on the proposed program design.

Feedback is due by 5.00 pm (AEST) on Friday 16 June 2017 and should be emailed to