Two x $1000 scholarships in total per annum

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Closing date



Who is it for?

Future undergraduates, 1st year undergraduates, 2nd year undergraduates, 3rd year undergraduates, 4th year undergraduates, 5th year undergraduates

Where is it available?



The Bendigo Pioneers Bursary is funded by the Bendigo Campus, and recognises students exhibiting academic merit and who are involved or associated with the Bendigo Pioneers.

Are you eligible to apply?

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, applicants must:

  • Be enrolled into a full-time undergraduate degree at the Bendigo campus
  • Be able to demonstrate involvement or association with Bendigo Pioneers

Recipients of the scholarship shall be selected by the University based on their:

Demonstrated evidence of ongoing academic achievement throughout the student's course of study.

Demonstrated involvement or association with Bendigo Pioneers.

Preference for one Bursary will be a full-time student from regional Victoria who has successfully completed the Victorian Certificate of Education, or equivalent, within the last 12 months.

Preference for the remaining Bursary will be given to a full time student who has successfully completed at least the first year of an undergraduate degree at the Bendigo Campus and is continuing study at the Bendigo Campus.

Recipient obligations

Successful recipient(s) will be expected to attend the annual Bendigo Prize Ceremony, assist in promotion of the award to other students and engage activities in keeping with the spirit of the award.

How to apply

Please complete the online application form.

Who to contact for further information

Scholarships Office,