Scholarships and bursaries

Murrumbidgee Council Student Scholarship Program

Murrumbidgee Council proudly offers an annual student scholarship program for students undertaking tertiary study. 

The scholarships are available to students who are attending a tertiary institution, including university, TAFE and other recognised tertiary education providers.

The scholarships are only open to students who reside within the Murrumbidgee Council Local Government Area.

The 2020 scholarships have been presented to Danielle Mannes, Anna Pinnuck and Claire Robb. 

We wish each of these ladies all the very best with the studies.

Thank you to all those who submitted applications. 

Pictured (L) Danielle Mannes, (Top R) Claire Robb, (Bottom R) Anna Pinnuck.





Charles Sturt University Foundation Scholarship

Murrumbidgee Council sees education as a key process in the development and growth of our residents, particularly our youth.

We are proud to sponsor a Charles Sturt University Foundation Scholarship.

We see this as an important way to ease the transition and expenses for rural students.

The Scholarship is only open to students who reside within the Murrumbidgee Council Local Government Area.

Scholarship applications will are generally open from September to February.  

More information. 

Sir John Monash Bursary

Murrumbidgee Council proudly offers the Sir John Monash Bursary in September/October each year. The presentation of the bursary coincides with the annual Sir John Monash Dinner. Applications for the bursary are now closed.

Bendigo Bank Scholarships

More information. 

Other university scholarships

Universities and tertiary institutions offer a range of scholarships. You should check their scholarships webpage or contact them directly for more information.