Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships


The Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships Program supports students with the costs of studying at university or at a vocational education and training institution. The scholarships are valued at up to $18,000 each and are available to support students studying for six months full-time or up to 8 years part-time, on campus, or through online and distance education.

Scholarships are for qualifications from Certificate IV; Diploma; Advanced Diploma or Associate Degree; Bachelor Degree; Bachelor Honours Degree, Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma; Master Degree or a Doctoral Degree.

How to apply

We are pleased to advise that Round 3 of the Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships (RRES) program has been extended to 5 July 2019, with offers made from 22 July 2019.

The third round of scholarships opens on 8 April 2019 and close 5 July 2019. To apply or for more information on the scholarships, including Round 3 Program Guidelines, please go to the QTAC website. Further scholarships information, including eligibility criteria can also be found in the Program Guidelines.

Scholarship Support Organisation

The Scholarship Support Organisation, QTAC is contracted by the Department of Education, to manage the application and selection processes, distribute scholarship funding, monitor continued eligibility and compliance with scholarship conditions, and report to the department.