Scholarships

Holmesglen offers a range of scholarships to assist students from many different backgrounds pay for their tuition fees.
Holmesglen is proud to have a comprehensive Awards and Scholarship Program available for the benefit of its students and staff. The program is aimed at facilitating a range of values which the Institute has always embodied. The core values of the Institute are Access; Excellence; Scholarship; Integrity and Enterprise. 


There are three categories of scholarships available at Holmesglen:

Category Value Timing
Access Scholarship A - all VET programs (Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma) Up to $1,000 each Apply by:
Semester 1, 2018 - opens 1 December and closes 6 February 2018
​Semester 2, 2018 - opens 22 May and closes 27 June 2018
Access Scholarship B - Designated area of study - all VET programs (Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma) Varied Open all year depending on available funds
International Student Scholarships Up to $1,000 each April and October 2018
Allied Health Assistance - Monash Health/Holmesglen scholarship for Allied Health Assistance students.
TBA for 2018
Asylum Seeker Scholarship: Open to any Asylum Seekers who are eligible to study in in all VET programs (Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma)$1,500 (diploma)
$1,000 (Certificate IV or below) 
TBA for 2018
Koori Access Scholarship: For Indigenous and Torres Strait Islander students in all VET programs (Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma)
Up to $1,000 ($500 per semester) TBA for 2018
Simplot Scholarship: For Hospitality, Cooker, Bakery or Patisserie student in all VET programs (Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma) Up to $10,000 TBA for 2018

Other Scholarships 

  1. CHANCES Scholarship (Boroondara only).  CHANCES is a scholarship program for talented and promising young people who live or study in the City of Boroondara.  The program is aimed at providing opportunities and support for young people in the community experiencing financial disadvantage.  The focus is to provide support to facilitate educational achievements for motivated young people. 
  2. Children of Veterans intending Tertiary Studies.  Please check the website for eligibility criteria and details on how to apply www.avcat.org.au
  3. If in financial hardship, please contact Student Services for an appointment with one of the counsellors.  Ph:  9564 1649.