2020 Foundation scholarships

Status Opening date Closing date
Closed 6 January 2020 23 February 2020

No of awards


Award value

Various values

Eligibility criteria

To meet the basic eligibility requirements for all Federation University Australia Foundation Scholarships, students will need to be:

  • enrolled in a higher education, TAFE, domestic, CALD, migrant, refugee, international undergraduate (including Honours), postgraduate or online course
  • undertaking studies in higher education or TAFE at Federation University Australia for the full 2019 academic year at a FedUni campus
  • able to demonstrate financial circumstances
  • able to demonstrate commitment to study.

Student type

Domestic and international

Enrolment type

Full-time and part-time

Assessment criteria

The selection process will be administered by the Federation University Australia Foundation with the input from staff at Federation University Australia. For more information please read the Selection and administration guidelines (PDF, 210kb).

How to apply

Complete one application only for a Foundation Scholarship. You will be considered under every scholarship that you are eligible for.

Before you apply please take some time to prepare your response to the following question.

"If successful, a Foundation Scholarship will support your academic study and life / career plans in no more than 300 words, let us know about your vision / goals for yourself both now and in the long term by completing the following -

Receiving a Foundation Scholarship means that I .............."

You are also required to attach two written references, these references should be from people (outside of your family) who can comment with knowledge about your circumstances, study history, commitment to further education and your personal qualities.

Potential referees can be from a Federation staff member, teacher, employer, family friend, case support worker, sport or club member known to you.

Step 1 - Complete a KickStart registration (do not submit if you have already registered)

Step 2 - Complete an Additional Information survey (The additional information will be available once the scholarship opens)

Contact us

Scholarships, Grants and Bursaries Office
Telephone +61 3 5327 9340
Email: scholarships@federation.edu.au