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 (HEPP). HEPP 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, 2018
  • provide evidence of financial hardship and/or personal hardship (documents such as a bank statement, salary slips, Centrelink statement)
  • provide evidence of social disadvantage (in a personal statement of no more than 500 words).

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 Friday, 26 January 2018.


Contact

Scholarships and Prizes
scholarship@swin.edu.au