Better Rehab Occupational Therapy Scholarship - First Year


$7,500 per year for duration of degree (up to four years)


New students


Bachelor of Occupational Therapy



  • must be Australian citizens or permanent residents.
  • must be commencing study or currently enrolled in the first year of the Bachelor of Occupational Therapy
  • will be selected based on their personal statement, academic potential (based on ATAR results or previous work experience) and their ability to meet the criteria

Better Rehab

Better Rehab is a leading NDIS provider with operations in New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, Western Australia and the ACT. Their team of Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Speech Pathologists, Positive Behaviour Support Practitioners and Exercise Physiologists enable those living with a disability or neurological disorders to live independently and redefine possible. They are committed to providing students and employees with opportunities for both personal and professional development to continue to improve the lives of thousands of Australians, which is why they are excited to partner with Western Sydney University and provide scholarships to future allied health practitioners.

Application and Selection Process

Applicants must provide a written statement in support of their application indicating how they believe the scholarship will assist them with their studies and in their future career. This statement should give a sufficient explanation of the applicant's background and current circumstances to enable the University to judge their eligibility, need and merit.

Successful applicants will be selected based on their written application, academic potential, their ability to meet the criteria and, where appropriate, performance in an interview before a selection panel.