Destination Australia Scholarship Application

The Destination Australia scheme seeks to attract and support new domestic and international students to study in regional Australia and offers a high-quality learning experience. This scholarship offers students the opportunity to experience regional Australia.Continuing students and students on a pathway into the second year of a Bachelor-level degree are eligible and strongly encouraged to apply.

Required fields are marked with an asterisk (*).

Citizenship *
My details
Date of Birth *
Gender *
What is the full time duration of your degree? *
Semester address
Address prior to moving to the region (if applicable)
Supporting information
Select if you are a new or continuing student * Students who have a new course offer through VTAC, UAC or direct through La Trobe for 2023 are considered new students. Students who have studied at least one semester or have course transferred are continuing.
You should indicate why you are interested in studying the course in a regional location and how you believe you will contribute to the region. Do you intend to stay and work locally? Where relevant, outline any obstacles you have encountered in accessing higher education and how the scholarship will assist to overcome these. (Max 500 words)
Do you identify as the first in your family to attend University? *
Do you identify as being of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander origin? *
Do you have an impairment, condition or disability? *
Do you identify as being from a culturally and linguistically diverse background? *
Have you completed a TAFE pathway that transitions to the second year of a La Trobe University Bachelor degree? * Check if you are studying at a TAFE pathways or partner.

Supporting documents

PLEASE NOTE: information about providing evidence to support your claim(s).
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All information provided by applicants will be treated as confidential. At La Trobe University, we respect the privacy of your personal information. We collect personal information in your application to determine your eligibility for a scholarship, bursary or grant, and to assess your application as part of the ranking and allocation process. In accordance with privacy laws, personal information about you contained in your application will not be used for any other purpose or disclosed to any person who is not part of the La Trobe assessment and allocation process, without your permission. You may have the right to access personal information we hold about you, subject to any exceptions in relevant laws, by contacting the Scholarships Office. The La Trobe University privacy policy can be viewed at: