Am I Eligible?

Please also refer to 'What Can Be Funded?'


Are you 24 years or under?
Chances for Children Non Tertiary scholarships are granted to young people aged 24 years and under.

Are you an Australia Citizen living in North West Victoria or South West New South Wales?
This area refers to the Local Government Areas of Mildura (RC), Wentworth (S), Balranald (S), Swan Hill (RC), Gannawarra (S), Buloke (S), and Greater Wakool Ward.  You must currently reside or attend school in these areas at the time of applying to Chances.
You must be an Australia Citizen to be eligible for a Chances scholarship.

Do you have financial reasons for needing our help?
Your application must evidence that you and your family are unable to financially support the request.

Have you looked at other options?
Chances scholarships should be treated as a last resort. It is expected that you look at sources of funding through other scholarships or Government support before applying to Chances.

Please note that the next funding round will open on November 29th, 2021 and will close on January 25th, 2022.

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Mildura Office:
Haselgrove House
122 Ninth Street Mildura
T: (03) 5023 5966