The Mob Advancement Bursary


Payment will be a single lump sum given prior to the intended trip's departure.

Opening date

Closing date



Amount conditions

The trip must be taken within a year of receiving the scholarship payment.

Who is it for?

2nd year undergraduates, 3rd year undergraduates, 4th year undergraduates, 5th year undergraduates, Australian Citizen, Humanitarian Visa, International Student, New Zealand Citizen, Permanent Resident

Where is it available?


How is it paid?

once per year


This bursary is administered by the Bendigo Tertiary Education Anniversary Foundation and was established by The Mob Outdoor Education Club at the Bendigo Campus of La Trobe University. The Mob are passionate environmental educators dedicated to enhancing, engaging and enabling outstanding student success in the discipline. This bursary will support one student annually to invest in their professional and personal development.

Are you eligible to apply?

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

  • Be an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand Citizen, Humanitarian Visa Holder or International student
  • Be enrolled into any Outdoor Education degree, discipline or elective
  • Be a current 'Mob' financial member
  • Be enrolled full time into their 2nd, 3rd, 4th or 5th year of their degree
  • Be achieving a minimum WAM of 65

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

  • completion of the application form, and a 500 word proposal (the criteria of the proposal will be included in the application form)

*The current Executive team can NOT apply for the scholarship.

Recipient obligations

  • Maintain a minimum WAM of 65
  • Provide evidence of spending the Bursary
  • Provide a short written statement about the trip and photographical and/or video evidence of the trip occurring, with consideration to having The Mob merchandise present in photos
  • Provide permission to The Mob to use written statement and photos for promotional purposes
  • Give a presentation at the Bendigo Campus to students who will be eligible to apply for this Bursary the following year.

How to apply

Applications are now closed.

Who to contact for further information

Scholarships Office,