Scholarships and bursaries

Murrumbidgee Council Student Scholarship

Murrumbidgee Council proudly offers an annual student scholarship program for students undertaking tertiary study. 

The scholarships are available to students who are attending a tertiary institution, including university, TAFE and other recognised tertiary education providers.

The 2020 round of scholarships are now open.

Applications close at 5.00 pm on 19 February 2020. 



Charles Sturt University Foundation Scholarship

Murrumbidgee Council sees education as a key process in the development and growth of its residents, particularly its youth. In order to aid this development and to ease the transition and expenses for rural students, Murrumbidgee Council offers this scholarship to students who reside within the Murrumbidgee Council Local Government Area.

Scholarship applications will open from Wednesday 4 September 2019 and close on Wednesday 5 February 2020.  

More information. 


Sir John Monash Bursary

Murrumbidgee Council proudly offers the Sir John Monash Bursary in September/October each year. The presentation of the bursary coincides with the annual Sir John Monash Dinner. Applications for the bursary are now closed.


Bendigo Bank Scholarships

More information. 


Universities and tertiary institutions offer a range of scholarships. You should check their scholarships webpage or contact them directly for more information.