Flinders Living :Deirdre Jordan Village Rural Scholarship for Continuing Students

Opening Date: 05-12-2019   Closing Date: 10-03-2020  


Flinders Living has established the Deirdre Jordan Village Rural Scholarship for Continuing Students. The scholarship is available to students continuing to reside in Deirdre Jordan Village.


Subject to the availability of funds there will be one annual scholarship valued at $1,000 which will be credited to the recipient's Accommodation Fee account at Flinders Living.


Applicants must:

  • be permanent residents of rural Australia; and
  • normally reside outside of the Adelaide metropolitan area and the metropolitan areas of other major Australian cities (as defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics Local Council areas); and
  • have previously lived in the Deirdre Jordan Village for a period of not less than one semester; and
  • be residing at the Deirdre Jordan Village for the duration of the academic year in which the award is made; and
  • be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate course of study at Flinders University; and
  • be able to demonstrate financial hardship.


Applications should be submitted online through the Flinders University Student System. Applicants will need to login and navigate to the My Scholarships tab to submit an application. The application form for this scholarship is called "Flinders Living Scholarships", or you can search for it by the keyword "Living". Please read the how to apply page and ensure all of your personal details are up-to-date in the Student  System before applying as you will be assessed using the information in the Student System, including home and semester address, citizenship etc. You will be considered for multiple scholarships if you complete this application.

Applicants will need to demonstrate financial hardship to apply for this scholarship. This can be done uploading a recent Centrelink (or DVA) Income Statement which shows you are currently in receipts of government means tested benefits. See the list of approved benefits at http://www.flinders.edu.au/scholarships/how-to-apply/undergraduate-scholarship-applications.cfm. Applicants not in receipt of government means tested benefits must be able to demonstrate financial hardship form by completing and uploading the Financial Hardship Form available below.

Scholarship Type: undergraduate, academic merit, financial, continuing, regional/remote/rural students,