Access Scholarship for Final Year Undergraduates

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All Access Scholarships are partly funded by the Federal Department of Education’s Higher Education Participation Programme (HEPPP). HEPPP aims to ensure that Australians from low SES backgrounds who have the ability to study at university get the opportunity to do so. Students offered an Access Scholarships for Final Year Undergraduates may undertake any undergraduate degree course at Swinburne.


Courses eligible

Any undergraduate degree at Swinburne.


Eligibility / selection criteria

Applicants must:

  • be an Australian citizen, an Australian permanent resident or holder of a permanent humanitarian visa
  • be a current student studying full-time in their final year in an undergraduate degree at Swinburne in Semester 1, 2020
  • provide evidence of financial hardship (Centrelink statement, payslips. Bank statements can be used if an explanation is provided in a personal statement)
  • provide evidence of social disadvantage (in a personal statement of no more than 500 words).

Please note: Previous recipients of any type of Swinburne University ACCESS (Equity) Scholarship are not eligible to apply for any other Swinburne University ACCESS (Equity) Scholarship.


Value

This scholarship is valued at $5,000 to assist with study costs.


How to apply

Applicants should complete an online application form and submit with all supporting documentation.

Applications close Monday 18 November 2019.

For assistance when completing your application, please view the Scholarship Application Help Guide.


Conditions

All scholarships offered by Swinburne are governed by a set of conditions. Please visit our Scholarship Conditions page for further information.


Contact

Scholarships and Orientation, Student Administration and Library Services
scholarship@swin.edu.au