Apply for a 2011 scholarship

Higher Education students who need financial help are invited to apply for a 2011 scholarship.

Applications open on Monday 2 May and close on Friday 13 May 2011. 

Who can apply:

  • Undergraduate students
  • Honours students
  • Graduate Diploma of Secondary Education students
  • New students
  • Continuing students

 You must be:

  • On Centrelink* (other than Youth Allowance or Austudy)or able to prove financial need
  • Enrolled full time in a Government funded place
  • Australian Citizen
  • Australian Permanent Resident
  • Holder of Permanent Humanitarian Visa
  • Holder of Bridging or Temporary Visa

What's on offer:

  • VU Access Scholarship - worth $1000 per year for up to four years
  • Commonwealth Indigenous Scholarships - payment of over $4000 for indigenous students who have relocated from regional areas to study at VU, plus education costs and relocation scholarships if eligible

Applications are submitted online.

  • Students in receipt of Austudy, Youth Allowance or Abstudy in 2011 are automatically granted a scholarship through Centrelink and should not apply.
  • Students in receipt of other Centrelink payments should submit a scholarship application now.

If you are not eligible for the above scholarship, make sure you visit the scholarships page to find out if you may be eligible for a different scholarship.

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