Vin and Rosemary Massaro Family Scholarship

Vin and Rosemary Massaro Family Scholarship

Achieving Potential Scholarship for Distinction

The Vin and Rosemary Massaro Family Scholarship as generously supported by Dr Vin and Mrs Rosemary Massaro be introduced to encourage and support low SES students from remote and rural communities, with a preference for students from the Latrobe Valley and wider Gippsland area, to access a tertiary education at Monash University.


2 Aug - 8 Oct 2021

Total scholarship value

Up to $42,000

Number offered

One per year

Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours)


It's hard to learn when you're experiencing financial stress. My scholarship provided support to remove barriers to my education and helped me reach my potential.

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:


  • $6,000 per annum (48 credit points of study) for the duration of your degree.
  • $6,000 towards MRS accommodation for the first 2 years.

Number offered

One scholarship available

Selection criteria

  • Based on need
  • Preference will be given to students who attended secondary school in the Latrobe Valley and wider Gippsland region.

To retain this scholarship:

  • You must maintain a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 50 each semester.

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.