Bairnsdale Secondary College Careers



There are Scholarships being made available all the time and they cover a broad range of areas and have differing selection criteria. Two resources you can use to search for Scholarships are below:

The "Good Universities Guide" Scholarship Finder:

This is the largest and most comprehensive scholarship database in Australia.

The "Country Education Foundation":

This website specifically offers scholarships aimed at Rural and Regional students.

Also, as I become aware of any Scholarships, I will post the details for you below:

Current Scholarships:

Below are a list of the current scholarships. Please see the Careers Adviser for further details.

Scholarship: Details: Closing Date:
Gardiner Dairy Foundation Scholarships

Gardiner Dairy Foundation is proud to offer tertiary scholarships of $10,000 per annum to four people residing in Victorian dairy communities, commencing studies in 2018 to pursue a career that will either directly benefit the dairy industry and/or benefit dairy communities.

Further details and application visit: and look for the 2018 Tertiary Scholarship link.

Applications close 29th october 2017

29 Oct 2017
Rural Chances Scholarship for Vocational Education

Rural Chances Scholarship for Vocational Education


RURAL CHANCES Scholarships are for young rural Victorians who are facing significant financial or social challenges, who have career aspirations and want to or are studying at TAFE or undertaking an apprenticeship.

There are two types of Scholarships

  1. $5000 to assist young people moving away from home, or to assist with extensive travel to complete their qualification. Mentoring, leadership and networking opportunities are included


  1. Up to $2000 scholarship are available for specific items to support training. These smaller amounts can be used for equipment, course fees, tools of trade, travel costs, materials and other related costs.

Applications open on October 1st 2017 and close on December 20th at midnight

For details and eligibility visit:

20 Dec 2017
IGNITED Scholarships

The IGNITED Scholarship aims to ignite women’s interest in areas traditionally dominated by men.

Each scholarship is valued at $5,000 pa.

Scholarships are awarded to successful applicants entering an approved undergraduate degree offered by the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment (eg Engineering, IT).


Applications close 31st Jan 2018

31 Jan 2018
AusNet Services Women in Power Engineering

AusNet Services Women in Power Engineering scholarships

These scholarships  support women to achieve tertiary qualifications in power engineering, preparing them for careers in the energy industry.

Scholarships are awarded to successful female applicants entering the B. Electrical and Electronics Engineering (Honours) degree. They are valued at $10,000 per year and include a mentoring program.


Closing date 13th Feb 2018

13 Feb 2018