There are a number of scholarships and assistance available from the Government and Flinders University to help fund your international experience.

Scholarships

The New Colombo Plan Mobility Grant

The NCP Mobility Grant program provides opportunities for Australian undergraduate students to undertake semester-based study, short term programs, study tours and internships in participating Indo-Pacific locations. Please see list of currently available NCP funded overseas opportunities.

The Asia Postgraduate Scholarship

The scholarship program provides opportunities for Australian postgraduate students to undertake semester-based study, short term programs, study tours and internships in participating Asian countries. Please see list of currently available overseas opportunities through this funding.

The Short Term Mobility Program (STMP) Scholarship

The STMP scholarship provides opportunities for Australian undergraduate and postgraduate students to undertake short term programs in participating countries. Please see list of currently available short term overseas opportunities funded by this scheme.

RA Simpson International Scholarship

The RA Simpson International Scholarship was established to assist students to undertake part of their course of study overseas. Subject to the availability of funding, one or more scholarships valued at either $1,000 (for semester) or $500 (for short term) will be awarded in each semester.

Flinders University International Scholarship Travel Scholarship

The Flinders University International Travel scholarship was established to assist students to enhance their Flinders University studies by providing an international perspective. Subject to the availability of funding, one or more grants valued at either $500 (short term) or $1,000 (for semester) will be awarded in each year.

Country Specific Scholarships

Available to students travelling to:

Country Scholarship Funding Availability More information
Germany

DAAD Scholarship for European University Viadrina

360 Euro per month

S1 2020 or S2 2020 (TBC)

DAAD Scholarship recipients are not eligible to receive any other scholarships at the same time.

No separate application required provided students apply for S1 2020 exchange program by 30 July or S2 2020 exchange program by 30 November. 

 USA

 Northern Arizona University Scholarship

 US$500

 S1 2020  

Contact the Learn Without Borders team for S1 2020

No separate application required provided students apply for S1 2020 exchange program by 31 July 2019.

Japan and Hong Kong

   IRU - New Colombo Plan Mobility Grant

2 x up to $7000 grants+2 x $1500 language grant - (subject to availability)

  S1 2020  

Available to 2 x eligible Flinders student going on exchange to Japan or Hong Kong exchange partners

No separate application required provided students apply for S1 2020 exchange program by 31 July 2019.

France

International Student Exchange Program (ISEP)

5 x up to $5000 grants available to eligible Science and Engineering (S&E) students

S1 2020 Available to 5 x eligible S&E Flinders student going on exchange to selected French exchange partners No separate application required provided students apply for S1 2020 exchange program by 31 July 2019.

 

Japan and Hong Kong

Endeavour Leadership Program Cheung Kong    Exchange (ELPCKE)

2 x up to $5000 grants available

S1 2020

Available to 2 x eligible Flinders student going on exchange to Japan or Hong Kong exchange partners

No separate application required provided students apply for S1 2020 exchange program by 31 July 2019.

 Sweden

 International Student Exchange Program (ISEP)

4 x up to $5000 grants available

S1 2020  Available to 4 x eligible Flinders student going on exchange to Sweden with an exchange partners

United Kingdom

 International Student Exchange Program (ISEP)

1 x up to $5000 grants available

 S1 2020 Available to 1 x eligible Flinders student going on exchange to the United Kingdom with an exchange partner

  

Government Assistance

 OS-Help Loan

The Australian Governments OS-HELP loans allowing eligible students to recieve funding to assist with the costs of their travel/study expenses.

For 2018, the maximum you can borrow for a six-month study period is:

$8,149 if you will be studying in Asia; or

$6,791 (if you will not be studying in Asia);

and an additional $1,085 if you will be undertaking an Asian language study in preparation for study in Asia.

OS-HELP loans are then repaid with your accumulated HELP debt (including HECS) after your graduation from Flinders University.

For more information regarding your eligibility please visit the Study Assist website.