Foundation Commencing Scholarships

Please note: When applying through KickStart, you are applying for a Foundation Scholarship.
The selection panel will allocate students to the relevant named scholarship listed below
Previous recipients of a Foundation Scholarship are not eligible to apply.

Please read the Selection and administration guidelines.

No.NameEligibility
OneAsylum Seeker ScholarshipHigher Education asylum seeker student undertaking undergraduate (including honours) or postgraduate at a FedUni Campus or online .
OneBuninyong Community Bank ScholarshipHigher Education domestic students enrolled in an undergraduate (including honours) studying in agricultural or environmental pursuits (Bachelor of Environmental and Conservation Science, Bachelor of Veterinary and Wildlife Science or Bachelor of Science with a major in Ecology and Environmental restoration)        in the first year of their program at the Mt Helen Campus. Buninyong Community Bank
TwoCare-Leavers ScholarshipsHigher education domestic undergraduate or postgraduate student who has been in care, kinship care or a state ward for 12 months or more
OneCarol Lynette Grant Prowse ScholarshipHigher education domestic undergraduate or postgraduate Mt Helen Campus student.
Read more about Carol Lynette Grant Prowse
OneElite Athlete ScholarshipHigher Education domestic, undergraduate (including honours) or postgraduate FedUni Campus students.  Elite Athletes must be recognised as an elite athlete by the AIS, State Institute or Academy of Sport, AFL Players' Association, Rugby Union Players' Association, Rugby League Professionals Association, Australian Professional Footballers' Association or a national squad member from Australian Sports Commission funded sports.
TwoFederation University Australia Staff ScholarshipHigher education domestic, CALD, migrant, refugee, international undergraduate or postgraduate FedUni campus students and online students
This scholarship has been established from funds raised by staff of Federation University Australia
SevenFoundation Commencing Scholarships               Higher education domestic, CALD, migrant, refugee, international undergraduate or postgraduate FedUni campus students and online students              
One Ian Alexander Gordon Scholarship Higher education domestic undergraduate or postgraduate Mt Helen Campus student.
Read more about Ian Alexander Gordon
OneIsobella Foundation ScholarshipHigher education domestic undergraduate (including honours) or postgraduate Mt Helen Campus student from a regional or rural area.
Read more about the Isobella Foundation
One Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw Scholarship Higher education Indian student undertaking studies in the fields of science, technology, engineering or mathematics at the Mt Helen Campus.
Read more about Dr Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw