Foundation Scholarships and Bursaries

Open date: 1 November, 2016 Closing date: 24 February, 2017

Note: When applying through KickStart, you are applying for a Foundation Scholarship.
The selection panel will allocate students to the relevant named scholarships listed below

How to apply

  1. Complete a KickStart registration;
  2. Complete the Foundation Additional Information
    Note: TAFE students only need to answer the first question
  3. Scan and attach your two written references to the Foundation Additional Information Sheet by the closing date. Written references should be from people (outside of your family) who can comment with knowledge about your circumstances, study history, commitment to furthering education and your personal qualities.
    Note: TAFE students are not required to provide two written references

In 2017 the following Foundation Scholarships and Bursaries are available:-

No. Scholarship/ Bursary Value
13 Foundation Commencing Scholarships
Eligibility requirements: Higher education domestic, CALD, migrant, refugee, international undergraduate (including honours) or postgraduate FedUni campus students and online students.
$7,000 each
11 Foundation Continuing Scholarships
Eligibility requirements: Higher education domestic, CALD, migrant, refugee, international undergraduate (including honours) or postgraduate FedUni campus students and online students in the second or third year of their program;
$4,000 each
20 Foundation TAFE Scholarships
Eligibility requirements: TAFE, CALD, migrant, refugee, international and FAST FedUni campus students.

Note: TAFE students are not required to provide two written references
$1,000 each
1 Brian Mackenzie Gippsland Bursary
Eligibility requirements: Higher education domestic students undertaking an honours degree at the Gippsland Campus and is based on their financial circumstances.
$3,000 each
2 Gippsland Education Precinct Bursaries
Eligibility requirements: Open to graduates of Kurnai College, Federation Training or Apprenticeships Group Australia students undertaking undergraduate studies at the Gippsland Campus and is based on their financial circumstances.
$2,500 each

Further information

Contact Scholarships, Bursaries & Grants

Phone: +61 3 5327 9340 Email: scholarships@federation.edu.au