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Chance to Shine Scholarship

The Chance to Shine Scholarship provides support to children and young people who need it most.

The purpose of the Chance to Shine Scholarship is to provide individual funding opportunities for OzChild children and young people aged 5-18 years who are experiencing challenges and/or disadvantage which impacts their educational progression.

With the Coronavirus crisis affecting many Australian households, at-risk children and young people have become increasingly vulnerable. With the help of the Chance to Shine Scholarship, much needed financial support will now be available to those students who need it most.

Thanks to the support of our philanthropic partners, OzChild is able to support children and young people through the Chance to Shine Scholarship program

What can the funds be used for?

The scholarship can help cover the costs of essential items used for learning. This can include but is not limited to the following:

  • school uniforms
  • textbooks
  • technology such as iPads, iPhones or laptops
  • transport costs
  • tutoring costs
  • school excursions

Eligibility criteria

  • Any child or young person who is part of an OzChild program and between the ages of 5 – 18 years
  • The child or young person must be attending school and experiencing educational challenges and/or disadvantage

Chance to Shine Scholarship

Applications are now closed.


More information about the Chance to Shine Scholarship


For more information about the scholarship and help with your application, please email: businesssupportfrankston@ozchild.org.au

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