While on a traditional exchange program, you do not pay tuition to the host university, but you will be responsible for other associated costs and fees, such as:
We recommend that you start saving early and that you save between $1,500-$2,000 for each month of your overseas program.
Special Grants Now Available For Full Semester Exchange:
|Finland||Lapland University of Applied Sciences|
Featured partner scholarship:Eligible ACU students who attend LUAS will receive an additional $1,000 travel grant.
1x $5,000 ISEP scholarship available in 2016.
|Mexico||Universidad Anahuac Norte||1x $5,000 ISEP scholarship available in 2016.|
|Mexico||Universidad de Monterrey||1x $5,000 ISEP scholarship available in 2016.|
For those doing a full semester exchange or any other international study activity, there are some additional funding opportunities available to assist you with your international program costs:
|ACU Vice Chancellor's Travel Grant||Please read the ACU VC's Travel Grant Guidelines (PDF 51 KB) for eligibility information and how to apply. |
ACU Vice Chancellor's Travel Grant Featured Partner Scholarship
ACU students undertaking an approved exchange semester program to Lapland University of Applied Sciences (Finland) are eligible to receive an additional $1,000 travel grant.
|OS-HELP Loan||Please read the ACU OS-HELP Guidelines (PDF 84.7 KB) for eligibility information and how to apply. |
Further information is also available at http://studyassist.gov.au/sites/studyassist/helppayingmyfees/os-help_overseas_study/pages/os-help-loans-and-study-overseas.
|ACU Scholarships and Bursaries||Information on ACU specific scholarships.|
|ACIS - Cassamarca Scholarships||Scholarship for students undertaking research in Italy.|
|Australia-Korea Foundation Scholarship Program||Scholarship for students undertaking study in South Korea.|
|Australian Bicentennial Scholarships & Fellowships||Scholarship for post-graduate students undertaking studying in the UK.|
|Australian ISEP (International Student Exchange Program) Scholarship||Noted above. Please also review the partner listing to see which institutions have ISEP funding for a particular year.|
|Australian Government Study Overseas Short-term Mobility Program Scholarships||Noted Above. Please also review the partner listing to see which institutions have STMP funding for a particular year.|
|Baden-Wurttemberg Scholarship||Scholarship for students undertaking study at the University of Freiburg.|
|Baudin Travel Grant||Scholarship for students undertaking study in France.|
|Centrelink||If you are currently receiving Centrelink assistance, you may be eligible to receive your benefits while you are overseas.|
|DAAD Scholarship||Scholarship for students undertaking study in Germany.|
|Endeavour Student Exchanges Scholarship||Australian Government scholarship program.|
|Hamer Scholarships||The Victorian Government established the Hamer Scholarships, a language and cultural immersion program designed to build the Asia-engagement capabilities of Victorians and help strengthen cultural awareness between Victoria and Asia.|
|JASON: Postgraduate Scholarships Database for Australia||Scholarships in the database apply to Australian students wishing to study at home or abroad, and to International students wishing to study in Australia.|
|Mexico Scholarship Program||Scholarship for students undertaking study in Mexico.|
|Monbukagakusho||Scholarship for students undertaking study in Japan.|
|New Colombo Plan Scholarship - for traditional exchanges|
Noted above. Please also review the partner listing to see which institutions have NCP exchange funding for a particular year.
|Study Overseas Foundation Grants||The scholarships are intended to promote the recipients' academic development at an educational institution overseas by way of study of a component of an Australian course. They are designed to support students that can demonstrate leadership potential or who can clearly show how their overseas study experience will assist them to become a better leader in their field.|
|UCSC Dual Citizenship Scholarship||Scholarship for students with Italian heritage studying at Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore.|
|Walter Mangold Trust Fund Study Abroad Scholarship||Scholarship for Victorian students undertaking language study in various countries.|
Please review the individual grant/scholarship guidelines for full payment details. For those receiving the ACU Vice Chancellor's Travel Grant and OS-HELP loan, enquiries regarding any outstanding payments should be directed to the Finance office as per the guidelines.