Flinders University :Flinders University Mid-Year Student Access Scholarships

Opening Date: 24-08-2020   Closing Date: 02-10-2020  


The University has established the Flinders University Student Access Scholarships to provide financial support to students from low SES backgrounds who are commencing their first year of undergraduate study at Flinders University.

Subject to the availability of funds, scholarships will be available for students who are commencing or commenced tertiary studies for the first time in the current academic year.  The scholarship will be valued at $2500.


All Scholarship applicants must be:

  • Australian citizens; and
  • commencing their first year of study in the current academic year, in their first undergraduate degree at Flinders University; and
  • enrolled full-time at Flinders University; and
  • eligible for, or in receipt of, a Commonwealth Income Support payment, or;
  • be able to demonstrate financial hardship; and
  • seeking, or have gained, admission to their course on the basis of their ATAR, VET qualification, Foundation Studies or Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT).


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 University Mid-Year Student Access Scholarships", or you can search for it by the keyword "Access". Please read the how to apply page and ensure all of your personal details are up-to-date in the Student System as you will be assessed using this information.
The following documentation  will be required as part of the application process:
  • Applicants who are in receipt of a Commonwealth Income Support payment will need to demonstrate evidence of this. This can be done by 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 who are not in receipt of a Commonwealth Income Support payment as described above will need to complete the Financial Hardship Form which is downloadable below.


Scholarship Type: undergraduate, financial, commencing,