If you are experiencing financial hardship, Kangan Institute has a number of scholarships and grants that provide the opportunity to turn your dreams of study into a reality.


TAFE Teacher Incentive Program

If you have a passion for your industry and the drive to be a successful educator, then this could be your pathway to joining the TAFE sector.

Kangan Institute has partnered with the Victorian Government to offer dedicated industry professionals TAFE Teaching scholarships, giving industry professionals a start to their teaching careers.

Applications are open until all positions are awarded or 31st January 2024, whichever is earlier. Find out more 

Infoxchange Tech Ready for Women Scholarship

If you have an interest in technology, the Tech Ready for Women Scholarship will provide the skills and qualifications you need to get started as a Software Developer.

Take part in an employer-led program, where you'll be trained with the skills and knowledge to prepare you for a career in Software Development and beyond. We'll fully fund your tuition in the Digital Traineeship Program (Certificate IV Information Technology (Programming) (ICT40120)) at Kangan Institute, Cremorne. This program will be delivered 4 days a week for 16 weeks in a hybrid (face to face & online) setting. Upon completion, you'll be supported to apply for a paid Software Developer Traineeship within a supportive team at Infoxchange.

Find out more

Education Support Scholarships

Education Support Scholarships are a non-academic scholarship, which means you don’t need to have good grades, just passion and the want to take the next step in your chosen career path. These scholarships are for students experiencing severe financial difficulties and who would struggle to pay their fees without assistance.

These scholarships apply to all courses available at Kangan Institute.

Applications are open throughout the year. Find out more.

Architectus - First Nation Architectural Support Scholarship

The First Nations Architectural Support Scholarship offers scholarships to disadvantaged First Nation students who demonstrate a passion for the Building and Construction industry and the commitment and motivation required to complete their training successfully.
The program awards scholarships to students who are facing difficult circumstances that are preventing or have prevented them in some way from being able to undertake vocational training.

Applications are open throughout the year. Find out more here.

Mick Young Scholarship

Mick Young Scholarships honour the memory of Mick Young who died of Leukaemia in 1996 aged 59. The Scholarships were first offered in 1997 to further the work of Mick Young, a shearer, and federal cabinet minister who raised funds to help students complete their education. Mick Young was driven by the core belief that education creates opportunity and has the capacity to change the lives of individuals, families and communities.

The Mick Young Funded Scholarship is specifically for students who require assistance paying their course, who have temporary Australian visas, or are non-Australian residents. It provides opportunities for students experiencing severe financial difficulties that would otherwise struggle to pay their fees without assistance to enrol in their chosen course successfully.

This scholarship can benefit domestic students with a reduction of their course fees, up to the value of $500. Please refer to T&C’s, for further information pertaining to what course related expenses, are covered and/or excluded from this scholarship.  

Scholarship coming soon.

Contact or call 9279 2511 for more information.

Pathway to Victoria Scholarship

The Pathway to Victoria Scholarship has been made possible by funding from the Victorian Government through Study Melbourne paid by Bendigo Kangan Institute towards tuition fees. Available to new international students with a single VET or a VET packaged with English offer letter.

Each scholarship is valued at $2,500.

Applications close July 2023. Find out More.

Access Scholarship

The Kangan Institute Access Scholarship has been designed to provide opportunities for access to education. It is intended to alleviate financial pressures associated with engagement and the successful completion of the course.

The scholarship is available to domestic and international students enrolled in any course at Kangan Institute.

To apply for the Access Scholarship, find out more here.

Hume Multiversity Scholarship

Hume City Council has initiated the Hume Multiversity scholarship program to support residents of Hume who are undertaking an approved course (subject to limited courses deemed eligible by the Hume Council).

Kangan Institute will provide financial assistance to eligible Kangan Institute students who are Hume residents undertaking eligible tertiary courses and have enrolled up to 6 weeks from course commencement.

Applications are open. Please directly contact our Skills and Jobs Centre for eligibility and further information. Call 1300 100 606 or email skills&

Work and Development Permit (WDP) Scheme 

Ease your financial stress through the Work and Development Permit (WDP) Scheme, which helps students overcome personal fines and debts. 

The Student Support Welfare team has partnered with the Department of Justice to provide vulnerable and disadvantaged people with a non-financial option to pay their outstanding fines. This means that we are now accredited to deliver the Work Development and Permit (WDP) Scheme. 

Contact or call 9279 2511 for more information


Contact us

If you would prefer to have a chat with our team about your options, please contact us on the below:
Phone: 9279 2511