It’s a payment of up to $5,000 that we pay in your first year of study.
If you’re from an inner regional area, you’ll get $3,000 in one instalment shortly after you start your course.
If you’re from an outer regional or remote area, you’ll get $5,000 paid in 2 instalments. We pay $3,000 shortly after you start your course, and $2,000 in your next semester.
You can only get the payment once, even if you change your study.