Regional and Rural Scholarships and Grants

The following table of scholarships and grants are specific to regional and rural students (current and future).  These students may fit into one of the following categories:  

  • moving to Adelaide to undertake study at UniSA
  • moving to a regional area to undertake study at UniSA
  • studying at one of our regional campuses
  • currently living in a regional or rural area

Please click on the scholarship name for more information about the scholarship, including the eligibility and selection criteria. 

 

Scheme Name

Career

Value

How to apply

Bendigo Bank Whyalla Study Support Grant

Undergraduate 

$1,000

Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

Biggins Family Scholarship

Undergraduate 

(Currently completing year 12 or have recently completed year 12)

up to $55,000

Application via submission of application form in August - October in the year prior to commencing at UniSA.   

Please click here for scholarship summary and application form. 

Centacare Whyalla Social Work Placement Grant

Undergraduate 

$2,500

Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

Collier Regional Student Support Grant 

College or Undergraduate 

$2,500

Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

Commonwealth Accommodation Scholarship (CAS)-Indigenous

Undergraduate

$5,512 per annum up to 4 years (payment is made four times a year in SP2 and SP5)

Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

Commonwealth Accommodation Scholarship(CAS)-Indigenous Enabling

UniSA College $5,512 per annum up to 1 year(payment is made four times a year in SP2 and SP5) Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

Country Education Foundation 

Undergraduate non-monetary Application via CEF website
Cowan Regional Grants

Undergraduate 

$2,500

Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

Cowan Regional Placement Grant

Undergraduate 

$1,500

Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

Destination Australia Scholarship

Undergraduate $60,000 Application now via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

Don Hawke Memorial Scholarship

Undergraduate Up to $25,000 per annum

Application via submission of application form in August - October in the year prior to commencing at UniSA.   

Please click here for scholarship summary and application form.

Dr Brian Webby Whyalla Support Grant

Undergraduate 

$2,000

Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

Eddie Hughes Regional Education Grant

Undergraduate $1,000 Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

George Alexander Foundation UniSA Regional Scholarship

Undergraduate (have recently completed year 12) up to $24,000

Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships and an application form from January 2022. 

Please click here for scholarship summary and application form.

Kindred Living Whyalla Nursing Grant

Undergraduate $1,000 Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

MinterEllison Law Scholarship

Undergraduate up to $16,000 Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

Naracoorte Lucindale Council Undergraduate Grant

Undergraduate $1,000 Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships
People First Community Care Aboriginal Student Grant  Undergraduate $4,000 Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

Robyn Parkes Postgraduate Nursing Grant

Postgraduate $1,000 Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

Rotary Club of the Barossa Valley Foundation Scholarship

Undergraduate $3,000 Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

Rotary Club of Whyalla Mental Health Grant

Postgraduate Up to $4,000 Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships
The Rotary District 9780 UniSA Grant Undergraduate $3,000 Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

Rural Reconnect Grant

Undergraduate $1,000 Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

Sir William Tyree Engineering Scholarship

Undergraduate 

(Currently completing year 12 or have recently completed year 12)

$60,000

Application via submission of application form in August - November in the year prior to commencing at UniSA.   

Please click here for scholarship summary and application form.

Tertiary Access Payment

Undergraduate  $5,000 Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

The Australian Government UniSA Regional Journalism Scholarship

Undergraduate  $40,000 Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

The Jeff Kasparian Regional Relocation Grant 

Undergraduate 

(Currently completing year 12 or have recently completed year 12)

$5,000

Application via submission of application form in August - December in the year prior to commencing at UniSA or January in the first year of enrolment.   

Please click here for scholarship summary and application form.

UniSA Online Study Grant

Undergraduate and Postgraduate $1,000 Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

UniSA STEM Rural Scholarship

Undergraduate up to $12,000 Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

Uniting Country SA Social Work Placement Grant

Undergraduate  $2,500 Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

Uniting Country SA Social Work Study Support Grant

Undergraduate  $2,500 Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

University of South Australia Rural Reconnect Relocation Scholarship

Undergraduate 

(Currently completing year 12 or have recently completed year 12)

up to $6,000

Application via submission of application form in August - December in the year prior to commencing at UniSA or in January in the first year of enrolment. 

Please click here for scholarship summary and application form. 

Whyalla City Council Student Grant Undergraduate  $2,500 Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships
Whyalla Regional Manager's Study Support Grant Undergraduate  $1,000 Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships

Wyndham Richardson Accommodation Scholarships

Undergraduate  up to $2,500 Application via my UniSA student portal - myScholarships