Laptop grants - MacBook Pro

Applications are closed   Local students   Current students

This grant entitles you to a MacBook Pro 15" or 13" laptop plus a laptop sleeve, valued at up to $2900. These grants are funded by the Australian government’s Higher Education Participation and Partnership Program.

Courses eligible

Any undergraduate degree, UniLink or associate degree course.

Eligibility / selection criteria

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

  • Local students (Australian citizen/Permanent Resident/Permanent Humanitarian visa) who are enrolled in an undergraduate 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;
  • Enrolled in a course in which the use of a Mac computer is a core requirement (eg: design, film, television, multimedia, games and animation);
  • Local also includes Swinburne Online and Open Universities Australia students who are on a Commonwealth Supported Place and enrolled in an undergraduate program at Swinburne. 
  • Previous recipients are ineligible to apply.



Multiple grants are available.

How to apply

Applications are currently closed and will reopen in February 2018.


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