There are a number of options available to financially support you during your studies.

Student Loan Scheme

Student loans are available to students who demonstrate a genuine need for financial assistance.

Travel Grants

Financial assistance is available to eligible students undertaking study overseas.

Scholarships and Bursaries

ACU offers a wide range of scholarships and bursaries which provide financial assistance to students. Scholarships are awarded based on academic merit, while bursaries provide assistance to students who might otherwise be excluded or disadvantaged, by socio-economic, cultural or geographic issues.

Further information on scholarships and bursaries is available on the Scholarships website.

Income Support Payments - Austudy, ABSTUDY and Youth Allowance

The Australian Government Department of Human Services provide income support payments like Austudy, ABSTUDY and Youth Allowance to eligible people who are studying full time.

Austudy provides financial help to full time students aged 25 or over.

ABSTUDY provides help with costs for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians.

Youth Allowance provides financial help for young people who are studying full time.

Further information on Austudy, ABSTUDY and Youth Allowance is available from The Australian Government Department of Human Services.