AVCAT TERTIARY EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIPS
Applications for 2021 Long Tan Bursaries and other sponsored scholarships are closing soon, at midnight 31 October 2020.
AVCAT scholarships are for the children and grandchildren of Australian ex-serving veterans. Long Tan Bursaries are for the children and grandchildren of Vietnam veterans and are funded by the Australian Government Department of Veterans’ Affairs.
Most scholarships provide up to $4000 per year, for three years, to full-time students at university, TAFE college or registered training organisation.
To be eligible applicants must be:
- the child, stepchild, foster child or grandchild or an Australian ex-serving veteran.
- an Australian citizen or permanent resident.
- enrolled, or planning to enrol in 2021, in a full-time course at an Australian university, TAFE college or registered training organisation.
- receiving, or be eligible to receive in 2021, a Centrelink payment like Youth Allowance or an equivalent means-tested educational payment.
Some scholarships have specific criteria, for further information go to avcat.org.au.