Petrol voucher - major grant

Applications are closed   Local students   Current students

This grant entitles you to a Petrol Voucher worth up to $1,000. These grants are funded by the Australian government’s Higher Education Participation and Partnership Program.

Courses eligible

Available to students studying any course at an undergraduate, associate degree or UniLink level.

Eligibility / selection criteria

To be eligible a student must meet all the following criteria:

  • On campus local  (Australian citizen/Permanent Resident/Permanent humanitarian visa) students who are enrolled in an undergraduate degree or associate degree course of study;
  • Full time (exceptional circumstances for studying part-time will be considered);
  • Demonstrate a low socio-economic background (e.g. you or your parents are in receipt of or eligible for Centrelink payment);
  • Experiencing significant financial hardship and struggling to meet basic living costs.


Up to $1000. Multiple grants are available. Paid in two instalments – one in Semester 1 and one in Semester 2.

How to apply

Applications are currently closed and will reopen in February 2018.


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Student Equity