Amrita Kharel was a recipient of Swinburne's Welcome Scholarship in 2017

PAVE student scholarships

PAVE student scholarships support, reward and encourage students studying in pathways and vocational education. They give much needed assistance for travel, study and living expenses.

As a dual-sector university, Swinburne offers pathways and vocational education (PAVE) courses that teach practical skills and give options to progress to another qualification.

By making a donation you are creating opportunities for Swinburne students. Named PAVE scholarships start at $3,000 per year.

Sheila Fitzgerald Scholarship for PAVE

Former Acting Director of Vocational Education, Sheila Fitzgerald, retired from Swinburne at the end of June 2014. This scholarship was established in Sheila’s name to enable a student to pursue a vocational or apprenticeship program, consistent with her deeply held commitment to accessible, high-quality vocational education. Make a donation to this scholarship.

Make a difference

You can have impact by making a donation. To find out how you can set up a named scholarship contact the Advancement Office.

David Coltman, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (PAVE)

Scholarships create opportunities

David Coltman, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (PAVE)