Partner Scholarships

Partner Scholarships

RSL Queensland recognises the tremendous contribution the partners of current and former Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel make to the stability of Defence families. The RSL Queensland Partner Education and Training Scholarships have been created to support upskilling, retraining or degree qualifications for partners re-entering the workforce, relocating or changing career.

What is available?

20 scholarships valued at up to $4,000 a year for up to 3 years for studies commencing or being undertaken in 2019.

Provision of scholarship funding is managed within strict regulations, which is outlined in the 2019 Partner Education and Training Scholarship Guidelines below.


Strict eligibility criteria applies, including ongoing eligibility for successful recipients.

Full eligibility criteria is listed in the 2019 Partner Education and Training Scholarship Guidelines.

To view the eligibility criteria, download the Scholarship Guidelines below.

Application Information

Applications open on 18 August 2018 and will remain open until filled, or until the 2020 scholarship round opens.

Ex-Defence Scholarships

Scholarship Guidelines

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Application Form

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To speak with the Scholarships team, please email