Tertiary Scholarship Fund

Rewarding academic excellence and
community involvement of local and
international students in Victoria


Five scholarships worth a total of $13,000
will be awarded in 2016,
• Excellence Award
• Community Award
• Overseas Student’s Award

Selection Criteria

• Academic excellence
• Voluntary community service
• Personal interview of shortlisted candidates

About Us

Established in 2005.
The Prize of Excellence for Victorian Tertiary Studies was established in 2005 with the aim of encouraging academic excellence and community involvement amongst full time students who are enrolled at any tertiary educational establishment in the state of Victoria in Australia. The scheme is absolutely non-discriminatory. There is no restriction on an applicant's background based on nationality, residency, ethnicity or faith. It is also not means nor income tested.

Eligibility Requirements

Open to both local and international students, applicants must be in their second year or above and enrolled full-time at an accredited tertiary institution in Victoria, and have scored an average of at least 70 points for four subjects over two semesters. Post-graduate candidates by research can submit a transcript of their final year undergraduate degree results.


Applications must be received by Friday 15 July 2016 via the online application form,
or by post to Tertiary Scholarship Fund, 205/258 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, VIC 3000.