TAFE Western Student Scholarships are offered on a semester basis for continuing full time and part time students. The scholarships are available to assist with fees and related study expenses.
The following scholarships for financial assistance are offered to eligible students studying at TAFE Western are now open;
- TAFE Western Scholarship
- Dunedin Pastoral Company
- Sandy Smith Memorial Scholarship
- Aboriginal Enrolled Nursing Scholarship
- The Pinnacle Foundation Scholarship
- Vision Australia Further Education Bursary
- Mick Young Scholarships
- Endeavour Vocational Education and Training (VET) Scholarship
- Macquarie Credit Union Scholarship
For help applying contact the Scholarship Coordinator or phone 02 6393 5940
TAFE Western Scholarship
TAFE Western is now taking expressions of interest for General Scholarships for semester 1, 2017
If you would like an application form, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dunedin Pastoral Company Pty Ltd
Dunedin Pastoral Company in Western NSW is offering 3 student scholarships of $1000.00 each for students studying Certificate II and Certificate III level Courses in Agriculture.
Apply Now, ask your teacher for their endorsement and submit your completed application by the end of March 2017 to;
The Scholarships Coordinator TAFE Western Customer Innovation Unit ,
PO Box 2161 (Institute Office) Orange NSW 2800 or via email to email@example.com
Sandy Smith Memorial Scholarship
The Sandy Smith Memorial Scholarship is provided by the Rotary Club of Mudgee Sunrise to honour the memory of Sandy Smith. Sandy was a member of the Rotary Club of Mudgee Sunrise and highly valued TAFE Teacher at the TAFE Mudgee College.
The Sandy Smith Scholarship is provided for TAFE Western students studying at Mudgee Campus.
Aboriginal Enrolled Nursing Scholarship
The scholarship is provided by NSW Health to Aboriginal enrolled nurses who undertake post-enrolment studies relating to their nursing role. Each scholarship is up to $1,000.
Applications available on the Health NSW website.
The Pinnacle Foundation Scholarship
The Pinnacle Foundation has been established to provide scholarships to high-potential young people of diverse genders and sexualities (LGBTIQ) who can't afford to pay for their education. The Foundation also provides each scholarship recipient with a mentor experienced in the student's field of study.
Applications available on the Pinnacle Foundation website
Vision Australia Further Education Bursary applications are now closed and will re-open in August 2017.
The Vision Australia Further Education Bursary provides people who are blind or have low vision with adaptive technology to help ensure that they can fully participate and succeed in further education.
Applications available on the Vision Australia website.
Mick Young Scholarships
A Mick Young Scholarship can help prospective and existing students in financial need $500 - $1,000.
Mick Young Scholarships are available for students who are thinking of studying at TAFE Western, or who are already studying at TAFE Western and who can demonstrate financial hardship and motivation to complete a TAFE qualification. The scholarship can go towards expenses such as textbooks, equipment, transport and course fees. Scholarship funds are provided to successful applicants in a one-off payment.
Are you eligible?
To be a recipient of a Mick Young Scholarship you must:
- be committed to succeed in your studies and your career
- be able to demonstrate financial disadvantage and your motivation and commitment to further education and improving life circumstances
- be able to prove you would not be able to succeed in your studies without financial assistance
- be a full time or part time student, or a prospective student intending to enrol, or already enrolled, at a TAFE Institute or the TAFE Division of a dual-sector public university in a nationally recognised course listed on www.training.gov.au
- complete the Application Form in full, and submit it along with supporting documentation
- be an Australian citizen or permanent resident of Australia
Note: Scholarships are competitive as there is a limited number available. The scholarship is not available to international students
Applications closed, re-open in 2017
Endeavour Vocational Education and Training (VET) Scholarship
The Endeavour VET scholarship is internationally competitive and merit-based. It provides financial support for non-Australians to undertake vocational education at a Diploma, Advance Diploma or Associate Degree level in any field in Australia for up to two and a half years. All recipients will receive travel allowance, establishment allowance, monthly stipend, health insurance, travel insurance and tuition fee.
Applications available on the AEI website.
Macquarie Credit Union TAFE Western Scholarship
Applications now open for semester 1, 2017
TAFE Western students from Dubbo and surrounding areas can apply for Macquarie Credit Union Scholarship.
The scholarship program will provide ten TAFE Western students with $1000 to be used for costs associated with their training - fees and learning resources.
For more information about the Macquarie Credit Union’s TAFE Western scholarship, visit your local TAFE College or complete the application form.
Apply now using the Macquarie Credit Union Scholarship Application Form.