Fedsuccess - Hardship Support Grant

  • Location Ballarat; Berwick; Brisbane; Gippsland; Online; Wimmera
  • Annual value Up to $1,000
  • Open date 01/01/2022
  • Close date 20/12/2022
  • Study sector Higher education; TAFE
  • Study level Certificate; Diploma; FAST (pre-bachelor); Bachelor; Honours; Postgraduate; Higher Degree by Research
  • Student type Domestic; International
  • Student status Continuing; New / commencing

How to apply

Make an appointment to discuss your circumstances with a Grants Officer.

To make an appointment please select the Book online appointment button below.

REMINDER: Please use your Federation University student email to make booking.

Please note: applications can only be submitted following an appointment with a Grants officer.

FedSuccess Hardship Grant Purpose

To support students experiencing significant financial hardship which is impacting their program participation and progression.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Be currently active and enrolled in a program with Federation University Australia
  • Experiencing significant financial hardship that is, or has the potential, to impact program participation and progression
  • Be able to provide, via upload, evidence to support financial hardship and/or circumstances
  • Not received a FedSuccess Hardship Support Grant in the current application year
  • Students commencing their study at Federation University Australia in Semester 2 2022 are not eligible for this Grant until after Semester 2 census date: 31st August 2022

Evidence Requirements

Evidence requirements will be discussed at your appointment.

The types of evidence required to support your application are:

  • Bank statements for the past two months that demonstrates financial hardship
  • Evidence of financial hardship, for example due or overdue bills and expenses, debts, fines, loss of employment, medical issues, illness, injury
  • Application statement and/or evidence explaining how financial hardship is impacting upon program participation and progression.

Please note applications without appropriate evidence will be considered ineligible.