Financial assistance

Financial assistance for postgraduate students is available from the participating institutions. Refer to each institution entry for more information on assistance available at that institution.

Eligible postgraduate students can also access financial assistance from the Australian Government under the Higher Education Loan Programme (HELP). For postgraduate students there are two loans available under HELP, depending on whether you are enrolled in a Commonwealth-supported place (CSP) or a fee-paying (FEE) place.

Visit the Study Assist website for more information.

Equity Scholarships

Postgraduate coursework students undertaking specific courses may be eligible for Equity Scholarships. Visit the Equity Scholarships website for more information.

Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarship Program

The Commonwealth Government is offering scholarships to regional and remote students to help them access and complete tertiary STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) qualifications. Depending on your type of study, you can receive up to $18,000.

There will be an application round for each of the 2018 and 2019 academic years, with at least 600 scholarships available in each round.

Find out more about the RRESP.

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