Engineering Indigenous Scholarship for Equity

Engineering Indigenous Scholarship for Equity

This scholarship rewards Indigenous Australian students who are committed to a career in engineering and wish to study the Diploma of Engineering (Monash College) and Bachelor of Engineering (Monash University). The scholarship covers your fees for the diploma plus an annual payment for your undergraduate degree.


No application required

Total scholarship value

Up to $79,200

Number offered

Variable (Depending on funding)

Sediqa Hussaini

Diploma of Higher Education

Sediqa Hussaini: Because every little bit helps

Receiving a scholarship helps me to focus on my studies. It also means that I know I have the support of others in order to study and reach my goals.

Am I eligible?

You must be one of the following:

  • An Indigenous Australian

You must meet the following criteria:

  • A commencing undergraduate student intending to enrol in the Diploma of Engineering at Monash College in Australia


  • Tuition fees paid for the duration of the Diploma of Engineering
  • $6000 per annum (48 credit points of study) up to a maximum of four years for the Bachelor of Engineering degree.

Number offered

  • Variable (Depending on funding)

Selection criteria

  • Based on academic achievement

To retain this scholarship:

  • You must maintain satisfactory academic performance throughout the Diploma and Bachelor of Engineering.

How to apply

  • This scholarship cannot be deferred.
  • No application is required. All eligible students who apply for an undergraduate course through VTAC will be automatically assessed.

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.