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Amount conditions

An ATAR of 80 - 94.95 will guarantee you an automatic scholarship of $2000 annually. An ATAR of 95+ will guarantee you an automatic scholarship of $5000 annually.

Who is it for?

Future undergraduates

Where is it available?

Albury-Wodonga, Bendigo, Mildura, Shepparton

How is it paid?



La Trobe's Regional Benefits Program empowers high achieving students from regional communities to live, study and thrive in regional Victoria. This new program is available to students commencing their undergraduate studies from 2020 onwards.

Are you eligible to apply?

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

  • have completed Years 11 and 12 at a school in an area classified by the Australian Standard Geographical Classification Remoteness Area (ASGC-RA) as RA2 to RA5
  • have completed year 12 within the last 3 years with no more than 2 gap years
  • have scored an ATAR of 80 or higher (85 for physio and dentistry) - not including adjustment factors
  • have met all the subject-specific prerequisites and enrol at one of La Trobe's regional campuses.

Min ATAR Required*

Work Integrated Learning (WIL)

Overseas Study

Excellence Academy

Regional Scholarship

Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Medical)




Bachelor of Dental Science (Honours)


ATAR Adjustments available for regional students* see more


scholarships available for International short-term programs**

Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Physiotherapy Practice


All other courses at regional campuses


*Guaranteed place subject to meeting ALL course requirements

**Overseas study must first be available and approved as credit in your study plan

Please note: An ATAR of 85 is required to access the Regional Benefits program for the Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Physiotherapy Practice and Bachelor of Health Sciences in Dentistry/Master of Dentistry

How to apply

There is no application process for this scholarship.

To be automatically considered you must list a regional La Trobe University course on your VTAC/UAC (or state equivalent) course preference list and achieve a minimum ATAR of 80.

Offers will be made via email from mid-December.

The Terms and Conditions of the scholarship will be clearly stated in the offer email.

Scholarship offers cannot be deferred.

Who to contact for further information

Scholarships Office,