Deakin Access Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  Deakin University

 Scholarship Name:  Deakin Access Scholarship

 Description:  The Deakin Access Scholarships are available to help those students who, because of some hardship, disability or other form of disadvantage, might not otherwise enjoy the benefits that flow from participation in higher education.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $7,500

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $7,500 per year and is a combination of cash and student contribution payments. In addition, academic mentor support is available for the recipient.

 Length:  4 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Australian citizens or holders of a permanent humanitarian visa; be commencing students enrolled full-time in an undergraduate course of study in a Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP); and meet Deakin’s disadvantage criteria. Disadvantage criteria include: financial disadvantage; rural or regional home location; a disability (full-time or part-time students are eligible); or mature-age status (full-time or part-time students are eligible). Selection is based on the information provided in the application and supporting documentation.

 Target Group:  Educational disadvantage, Mature age, Physical, medical, psychological or learning difficulties, Rural and isolated area resident

 Study Location:  Australia – VIC: Melbourne Metropolitan VIC: Barwon-South Western

 Closing Date:  Mid October

 Other Details:  VTAC applicants should apply for the scholarship via the MyInfo option on the VTAC website; non-VTAC applicants (including currently deferred students) should apply directly to Deakin University via the Deakin Applicant Portal online.

 Number Per Year:  38

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Scholarships Office

 Contact Department:  Division of Student Administration

 Contact Phone:  61 3 52272333

 Contact Email:

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  Deakin University

 Provider Phone:  61 3 92445613

 Provider Website: (opens in new window)