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Staff are asked to direct any scholarship questions to scholarships@acu.edu.au, to ensure a timely response.

My Scholarships Tab

The ‘My Scholarships’ tab is a central space for students to access and manage their scholarship details.

Students can utilise the ‘My Scholarships’ tab via Student Connect, to access a variety of information and tools.

The tab allows students to:

  • Accept or Reject a Scholarship Offer
  • View an online ‘Scholarship Summary’ which outlines all scholarship payments made
  • Access a ‘Scholarship Confirmation Letter’ to advise Centrelink of payments
  • Provide documents for consideration of special circumstances, via a web link
  • Upload a Letter of Appreciation/Annual Report, if required
  • Update/insert bank account details

Mid-year Scholarships

The mid-year application period has now closed for most ACU scholarships and bursaries. All applicants (successful, unsuccessful and ineligible) have been notified, via their ACU student email account, the outcome of their application.

The scholarships that remain open for application are listed below. Late applications cannot be accepted.

Scholarship Name Opening Date Closing Date
QIEC Super Scholarship 23 July 2015 7 August 2015
Richard Charles Carroll Scholarship 23 July 2015 7 August 2015
ACU Canberra Rural Placement Scholarships 27 July 2015 21 August 2015

Commonwealth Scholarship and ACU Equity Bursaries

Offers for Semester 2 2015 will be made on Friday, 31 July 2015.

Students can check the outcome of their applications on the UAC website from 9am on 31 July 2015.

The scholarships office will be also be sending email notifications to all successful applicants, advising them of their conditional offer, including directions on how to accept their offer.

Main Round Scholarship Application Period

Main round scholarship applications open on 1 September 2015.

All students are encouraged to check the Scholarships and Bursaries browser regularly to discover what is on offer, and what they may be eligible to apply for.

There is no limit on the amount of applications one can submit and many common questions are answered on the Applications Tips page.

External Scholarships and Bursaries Browser

Please remember that a number of external organisations also offer scholarship and bursary opportunities to tertiary students. These awards are promoted to students via the External Scholarships and Bursaries page; the Scholarships Office encourages all students to view the browser, especially those who may not be eligible for an internal scholarship or bursary.

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