Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships Program (RRESP)
The Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships Program (RRESP) supports access to tertiary education for people from regional and remote areas of Australia studying any discipline, from Certificate IV to PhD level with an eligible higher education provider or vocational education and training institution. Scholarship recipients can choose any mode of study – face-to-face or online/by distance.
Eligible students may receive up to $18,000 each (e.g. for a full-time, four-year qualification). Shorter, part-time qualifications are paid on a pro-rata basis. An extra $500 is also available to support an internship.
Scholarships support flexible study arrangements, and are available to eligible students:
- commencing a new course of study in 2021
- studying on campus, online or via distance education
- studying from six months full-time up to eight years part-time
Up to $18,000 AUD
1 March 2021
30 November 2021
TAFE or VET | University
Australian Capital Territory | New South Wales | Northern Territory | Queensland | South Australia | Tasmania | Victoria | Western Australia
Arts and Recreation | Aviation and Transport | Business | Construction | Design and Manufacturing | Education | Environment | Health | Hospitality and Retail | Information Technology | Law | Marketing and Communication | STEM