Petrol voucher - small grants

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This grant entitles you to a petrol voucher with a value of $50. This grant is 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 you must meet all the following criteria:

  • on campus local (Australian citizen/permanent resident/permanent humanitarian visa/New Zealand citizen);
  • enrolled in an undergraduate degree, associate degree or Unilink course at Swinburne;
  • enrolled full time  (exceptional circumstances for studying part-time will be considered),* and actively studying;
  • demonstrate that you are from a low socioeconomic background (e.g. you or your parents are in receipt of or eligible for Centrelink payments);
  • experiencing significant financial hardship and struggling to meet basic living costs;
  • have a Driver’s licence;
  • maximum one voucher per semester.

Swinburne Online or Open Universities Australia students are not eligible for this grant, but can apply for a Food voucher grant or an Emergency or sudden financial hardship grant.



How to apply

Applications are currently closed.


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