UniSC Destination Australia Scholarship

Destination Australia is a scholarship program funded by the Australian Government to support students to study in regional Australia.

Destination Australia applications for 2024 are open to students enrolled at the UniSC Fraser Coast or Gympie campus who commence their studies in 2024 in one of the approved programs. Students must complete the full program at one of the eligible campuses.

The scholarships are valued at up to $15,000 per year for the normal duration of your program and paid in lump sum payments after Census Date.

The money can be used to help cover the costs of studying at university, such as tuition fees, textbooks, or costs associated with placements, internships or study-related travel.

*An applicant’s location classification and remoteness area is defined using the Australian Statistical Geography Standard – Remoteness Area classification


  • commencing full-time study in 2024 at UniSC Fraser Coast or Gympie campus
  • maintain ongoing residency in a regional area* for the duration of the program
  • enrolled in the Bachelor of Nursing at the Fraser Coast or Gympie campus