Equity scholarships

Equity scholarships are awarded to help disadvantaged undergraduate students with costs associated with higher education.

Scholarships on offer

Priority of offer

Scholarships are assessed based on degree of disadvantage and will be prioritised for offer in this way.

How to apply

Applications are made through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC). UAC offers year-round Equity Scholarships. This means you can apply for Equity Scholarships from April until march the following year. Your one application for the year will be considered for SCU Equity Scholarship offers in Terms 1, 2, 3 and 4 and depending on funding possibly a final offer round in Term 5.

For more information see UAC’s Equity Scholarships.

Key dates and offer rounds

For more information on offer rounds see SCU Equity Scholarships.

Indigenous Australian students

Additional scholarships are available. For more information visit Indigenous Commonwealth Scholarships.

Centrelink scholarships

For details about these payments please visit the Human Services website.

Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships

Commonwealth government scholarships valued at up to $18000 for regional and remote domestic students experiencing financial disadvantage studying in the field of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics), Agriculture or Health. For more information go to the Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships Program page on QTAC’s website.

Need some help?

For more information contact the Scholarships Office.

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