Three Rivers UDRH Early Entry Commencing Student Scholarship

  • Session 2 Applications closed at 09:00am 13 Dec 2019
  • Outcome Notice Date:
    16 Dec 2019
  • Available to:
    Commencing Students
  • Value: $6,300
  • Duration: one off payment

The Three Rivers University Department of Rural Health UDRH is a key initiative in the Commonwealth Rural Health Multidisciplinary Training Program. The objective of this program is to improve the recruitment and retention of nursing, midwifery, allied health and dentistry professionals and in rural and remote Australia. Three Rivers UDRH aims to support more health student to live, study and work in regional Australia.


Am I Eligible?

To be eligible for this Scholarship you must be:

  1. a commencing student, who has received an early entry offer into an undergraduate degree from Charles Sturt University;
  2. enrolled in one of the following courses as a Commonwealth supported student; full fee paying students are not eligible;
    • Bachelor of Pharmacy
    • Bachelor of Podiatric Medicine
    • Bachelor of Speech and Language Pathology
  3. enrolled as a fulltime student;
  4. enrolled as an internal student;
  5. residing continuously in on-campus accommodation full-time (29-40 weeks) on Albury-Wodonga or Orange campus;
  6. an Australian citizen, a New Zealand Citizen a permanent Australian Resident or a student with an Australian permanent visa;
  7. be a member of the Rural Health Positive Rural Health Club
  8. Due to the nature of the funding of Three Rivers UDRH, this grant is only available for students who are:
    • Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander living in any rural or metropolitan area of Australia, or
    • Non-Indigenous rural origin students, which is defined as five consecutive or eight accumulative years of living in a rural area (defined as Australian Statistical Geographic Standard RA2-RA5), check your address here

Please Note: If you are receiving any other scholarships or grants for the purpose of accommodation you may not be eligible to receive this scholarship.

To be eligible for this scholarship you must be enrolled in subjects and have met all eligibility criteria by the closing date of this scholarship.

Frequently Asked Questions

What if I have another scholarship/grant?

If you are receiving any other scholarship or grant for the purpose of relocating or accommodation you may not be eligible for this scholarship.

Can I submit a late application?

Applications received after the closing date will not be considered

Can I save my application and then finish it at a later date?

Yes you can, as long as you log back in and submit your application before the closing date. 

What if I didn't receive the email receipt?

It might take up to 24 hours for your email receipt to come through.
Have you checked your spam or junk mail folder?
Did you provide the correct email address?

If you still haven't received the receipt after 24 hours, send an email to quoting the application number, your name and student ID.

When will I find out if I was successful?

An email notification will be sent by the outcome notice date, as advertised on the website.

If I am successful when and how do I get paid?

Payments will be made be EFT to your nominated bank account or in some cases onto your student account or by voucher.

How do I register my bank details with CSU?

Register your bank details with CSU via online administration.

What if my circumstances have changed from what I put on my application form?

You must notify the CSU Scholarship Office immediately by emailing Upon receipt of details regarding a change in circumstances, CSU may reassess your eligibility.

Will I receive a scholarship/grant if I meet all of the eligibility criteria?

CSU receives a high volume of applications for scholarships and Grants, meeting the eligibility criteria does not guarantee applicants a scholarship offer.

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How to Apply

Session 2 applications closed at 09:00am 13 Dec 2019

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