Support to Study Scholarship Package

Focus on what’s really important – getting the most out of uni.

Our Support to Study Scholarship Package helps all students who have the potential to succeed at uni. You don’t need to have a high ATAR, or have participated in higher education before.

Ways we can support you

Based on your need, a package is made up of one or more of the following:

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Don't let costs get in your way.

We can help make your uni experience less stressful with up to $5,000 of financial support to go towards living, travel, and study costs. You can also be considered for merit, diversity, and study area scholarships.

How can I apply?

You can apply in three easy steps:

  1. Login or create an account on our Applicant Portal and complete your personal profile.
  2. Navigate to the Scholarships tab and search 'Support for Study Scholarship Package'.
  3. Answer 3 short questions about yourself

Applications for 2023 are now open.

Apply now


Frequently Asked Questions

Support to Study Scholarship Packages are available to commencing and continuing domestic students and onshore international year 12 school leavers.

The support given is determined by need and includes one or more of the following: financial support, relocation/travel support, accommodation support and support to succeed.

We endeavour to notify applicants of the outcome within 4 weeks after receiving a fully completed Support to Study Scholarship Package request.

Yes, you can receive multiple scholarships up to $20,000 per year. Some exceptions apply to a small number of scholarships, refer to the terms of the scholarship(s) you're applying for. You will need to apply for merit or diversity scholarships separately, You can also apply for multiple scholarships in one simple application to increase your chances of success.

For more information about merit and diversity scholarships

Yes, we encourage everyone who wants to live in uni accommodation to apply as early as they can. If you are eligible for accommodation support, we will let you know and add it to your accommodation account.

For more information about accommodation options and how to apply

To help us find the right package for you, make sure you have one of the below handy:

  • Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) in your name
  • a copy of a Centrelink income statement issued to your parent/s or guardian/s
  • OR your most recent ATO Tax Statement

Your Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) is a number Centrelink uses to identify you. They include your number on letters they have sent you or on your concession card, if you have one.

If you can’t find it or don’t know if you have one Centrelink can help you.

For more information visit the Centrelink website