Achieving Potential Access Scholarship

Achieving Potential Access Scholarship

A great start to university

Starting at university can come with lots of unexpected costs for books, equipment, transport and accommodation. This scholarship provides low income earners and students from a regional or remote area with additional funds to help with educational costs. You will receive $1500 each year for your first 2 years of uni.


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Total scholarship value


Number offered


Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)


When I received my scholarship offer, my worries about having to pay upfront tuition fees eased. The journey ahead through university became achievable. I've been able to focus on my studies and explore fields of interest. I've now found my passion in Science and Maths and am working towards my career goals. And for that, I am ever grateful.

Am I eligible?

You must be one of the following:

  • An Australian citizen
  • A New Zealand citizen
  • Australian permanent resident
  • Australian humanitarian visa holder

You must meet the following criteria:

  • Have a low income or be from a regional or remote area
  • Commencing a Monash undergraduate degree (Bachelor) at a Monash campus in Australia
  • Not receiving any other scholarship or award payment (except for one-off equity grants such as Global Equity Grant or Practical Placement Grant)
  • Have not undertaken any previous study at Monash


  • $1500 paid per annum for 2 years.

Number offered

  • All eligible students who are not receiving another scholarship will receive an offer

Selection criteria

  • Awarded based on need.

How to apply

Every scholarship may have a different application process – or none at all. Read the application details carefully and submit your application by the deadline. For more details, visit our scholarships application page.