Important Dates and Applications

Important Dates

The Avis Travel Agent Scholarship 2019 program will run based on the following timeline:

  • 23rd July – Program launch and applications open
  • 23rd September – Applications close
  • 10th October – Finalists announced
  • 13th November – Final judging and Awards Gala Dinner

The Application Process

To enter the Avis Travel Agent Scholarship, please register online via this site. You will then be contacted with the full application details by email, including the application questions and key dates.

We support applicants with ongoing emails prior to the close date that include guidance on the application questions and reminders about deadlines for submission.

Once you are confident that your application is complete, it must be sent to prior to the close date, Monday 23rd September. You will be notified of receipt by email.

Your initial application will be reviewed by a team of internal judges based on a points system. This process will determine the finalists that will be invited to Sydney for our Awards Gala Dinner and final presentations.

Entry Format

Applicants are encouraged to submit their response in video or PowerPoint format. Full details will be provided once you have registered.

Who should apply? 

The entry criteria for the Avis Scholarship are simple: you must be an Australian or New Zealand travel agent and be committed to delivering exceptional customer service. We love to see diverse responses from our applicants, regardless of whether you work with Avis products, work with leisure or corporate, or how long you have been in the industry.

The application and final presentations are open, friendly and focused on providing an educational experience.