Scholarship program for STEM related studies

These scholarships alleviate financial barriers experienced by talented and motivated students wanting to pursue STEM related education and careers.

They are tailored to individual needs for small essential items such as textbooks, tuition fees and travel cards.

Two scholarship types are available: New Applicants and Renewals. Renewals are available if a student’s need and eligibility continues. This ensures long term impact for both individuals and the wider community.

The award of 54 scholarships recognises the 54 years Toyota manufactured motor vehicles in Australia.

  • 54 scholarships
  • Students aged 12-25 years
  • From six municipalities in Melbourne's west

About Western Chances

Western Chances provides financial assistance and ongoing support to talented young people in Melbourne’s west whose circumstances prevent them from fulfilling their potential.
As well as scholarships, Western Chances provides programs and networks to recognise, nurture and celebrate young talent in Melbourne’s west.