The Australian Government offers financial assistance to tertiary students through a number of schemes, grants and scholarships including:

  • Abstudy
  • Austudy
  • Youth Allowance
  • Start Up Scholarships
  • Relocation Scholarships
  • Education Entry payments

For further information contact Centrelink.


Flinders University Student Association (FUSA)

If you require further assistance and advice, Student Assist - which is a part of FUSA - provides a free and confidential financial counselling service which can negotiate and advocate on your behalf with creditors as well as provide you with information on Student Grants, Student Loans and Emergency Assistance that may be available to you.

Higher Education Loan Programs