Scholarships available for rural and regional students

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Scholarships of up to $18,500 are available for regional and remote students, to access financial support to complete studies. The Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarship (RRES) opportunity is for Australian residents seeking to commence a new course of study in 2022.

To be eligible for this scholarship you must:

  1. be an Australian resident
  2. enrol in, or be currently enrolled in, a new course of study in 2022
  3. can provide evidence of financial need
  4. have a permanent home address in a regional or remote area.

Eligible students may receive up to $18,000 each (e.g. for a full-time, four-year qualification). Shorter, part-time qualifications are paid on a pro rata basis. An extra $500 is also available to support an internship.

Students can be studying online (via distance education) from six months full-time up to eight years part-time.

Our Applied Mental Health Studies course is offered entirely online for a flexible and accessible learning experience.

From the outset students will choose a specialisation in:

Each of the links above allow you to view the units available in each specialisation.

We encourage anyone who has a passion for improving mental health and wellbeing in their area of specialisation to apply.

Click here for further information on the RRES scholarship

Apply for study with HETI Higher Education through our online admission form via myHETIconnect.