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Education Awards/Scholarships

Community members seeking financial assistance to pursue their educational goals may find further information through the following organisations:

Australian Scholarships Foundation

Discover Your Potential Scholarship

City of Rockingham- Scholarships/Awards


City of Rockingham  - Tertiary Scholarship Scheme

Round two is now open and closes 13 April 2018

The Tertiary Scholarship Scheme’s aim is to increase the capacity for local Rockingham residents to be able to attend tertiary education.

If you are currently studying or planning to enrol in  an undergraduate degree, TAFE diploma or alternate pathway to university, and meet the following eligibility criteria, you are encouraged to apply.

Eligibility Criteria

You must:

  • be 17 – 40 years of age
  • have lived in the City of Rockingham for three years and currently be residing here
  • be able to provide evidence of financial hardship
  • be an ​Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident.

For further information please refer to the Tertiary Scholarship Scheme Guidelines  or contact the City’s Community Capacity Building Team by phone on 9528 0333 or by email at

How to apply

  1. Download and save the application package
  2. Complete the form and save it under your name
  3. Completed applications should be forwarded to:

Electronic copies:
Hard Copies:  Community Capacity Building

City of Rockingham
PO Box 2142