Select the Best Scholarship

Who We AreSelect the best Scholarship

Select the Best is an Australian comparison website with a focus on helping Australian’s make smarter decisions when selecting financial products. Founded in 2015 Select the Best seeks to constantly innovate, create and design new approaches to improve consumers decision making through simplifying, aggregating and placing the customer at the center of everything we do.   

Why are we offering this Select the Best Scholarship?

To encourage tomorrow’s entrepreneurs to commence their thinking about how they might create, design or build a product or service that may help others. The Select the Best scholarship is designed to recognize the effort of the next generation of those that choose to think differently, and have a genuine desire to make a difference.


What does the Scholarship provide?

Select the Best will provide $1,000AUD towards tuition fees for a student in their chosen field of study within Marketing, Business, or any internet business related field.


Are you eligible to enter?

The applicant must meet the following eligibility criteria to be considered for the scholarship:

  • Student must be studying in the following: Marketing, Business, or an internet business related field
  • Full-time student and applicant must be able to prove that they are currently studying at a tertiary institution in Australia
  • The prize is open to both domestic and international students.
  • Rural students are encouraged to apply.

For full scholarship terms and conditions, please view them here


How to Enter

Applicants are required to submit a 1,000 to 1,500 word synopsis in which they make an objective comparison of any 2 competing products which might assist a consumer who is finding it difficult to decide which is the best of 2 competing products. Examples might be the comparison of the Apple iPhone 6s vs. the latest Samsung Galaxy 7, or Dropbox vs iCloud or perhaps netflix versus Presto or Stan.

Our panel will select the most creative and compelling submission. Applications for this academic year will open on March 1st 2017 and close on February 28th 2018. The successful applicant will be announced in March 2018.

Students are required to submit the following documents to

  • Your synopsis of a chosen comparison
  • Full Name
  • Postal address
  • Your university e-mail address
  • Phone
  • School or University
  • Your Course/Degree


About Select the Best

Select The Best is Australia’s free, independent Comparison service working to educate and empower Australian's to make smarter, more informed decisions. Our mission is to help Australian’s compare, select and apply for financial products that best suit their needs. The products we compare include: