Opening date

Closing date



Who is it for?

3rd year undergraduates

Where is it available?


How is it paid?

Single Payment


This Bursary is administered by the Bendigo Tertiary Education Anniversary Foundation and established from an initial donation by Dr Bill & Mrs Carol Holsworth of Bendigo. The Bursary is awarded to support a student from regional Australia, who is continuing studies in the Third Year of the La Trobe Bachelor of Paramedic Practice at the Bendigo campus of La Trobe University.

Are you eligible to apply?

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

  • Be enrolled as a Commonwealth Supported or Domestic Fee paying student
  • Be enrolled as a Third Year student in the La Trobe University Bachelor of Paramedic Practice at the Bendigo Campus
  • Have had a permanent postcode in regional or rural Australia during their Year 12 education or at the time of initial application for non-year 12 entry students.

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

  • Explanation of the extent of hardship related to:
    Rural or regional issues, such as financial stress due to unanticipated environmental events
    Financial issues arising from time away from home address including, alternative accommodation requirements and excessive travel
  • Ability to meet the academic requirements and other criteria to undertake paramedic clinical placements.

How to apply

An application form will be made available once applications open.

Who to contact for further information

Scholarships Office,