Chance to Shine Scholarship - OzChild

Chance to Shine Scholarship

The Chance to Shine Scholarship gives financially disadvantaged young people the opportunity to reach their life goals by providing once-off support of up to $1500 in funds that develop pathways and build their future.

Recipients have the chance to receive financial assistance for any area they have a passion for or demonstrate a talent in, such as music, the arts, sport, science, literature and more.

Applicants must:

• Be between 10 – 18 years of age and be living in Australia
• Demonstrate low income by possessing a current Health Care Card or be eligible to apply for one
• Have the support of a parent or guardian if you are under 16

To complete your application you will need to provide:

• One form of Identification (eg. birth certificate, student card)
• Health Care card
• Referee recommendation letter(s)
• Relevant awards or records (optional)
• Documentation to justify the requested scholarship amount (eg. tax invoice, fee schedules)

Complete the form below or send a hard copy to:

Andrew Duong c/o OzChild, Level 3, 150 Albert Rd, South Melbourne 3205 or email:

Chance to Shine application form PDF

Read previous Chance to Shine recipient Bailey Jankovic’s story.

The current round for new applicants for the Chance to Shine Scholarships is now open.
Applications close September 30th, 2018 at 11:59PM.