Member for Barker Tony Pasin has encouraged students in Barker to apply for a Government-funded scholarship to study a science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) course.
Mr Pasin said the Government is increasing the number of scholarships available through the Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships program and applications were now open.
The first round of the scholarship program has already helped 504 regional and remote students to commence study in 2018.
Applications close on Friday the 1st of February and offers will be made on the 11th of February.
For further information and to apply, visit https://www.qtac.edu.au/scholarships