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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.

Semester 2 Scholarship Payments

The Scholarships Office will be performing checks to confirm that all students who have been made a conditional scholarship offer, remain eligible. These checks will begin shortly after Census Date, 31 August 2015.

Students who have been made an offer, and have been confirmed as meeting the eligibility requirements of the Scholarship after the Semester 2 census date (31 August 2015) will receive their payment within 6 weeks AFTER this date.

The Scholarships Office will also advise students, via email, when their payment has been processed.

Canberra Rural Placement Scholarship Recipients

All applicants (successful, unsuccessful and ineligible) were notified of the outcome of their application, via email, on Wednesday, 9 September.

Successful applicants have been advised that they must accept their offer and update their bank account details in Student Connect, by Sunday, 13 September.

Main Round Scholarship Applications - NOW OPEN

Main Round for scholarships is now open! The majority of scholarships listed on the browser, opened for application on 1 September 2015.

As long as applicants meet all of the listed eligibility criteria within the scholarship rules, they are able to apply. There is no limit on the number of applications one can submit, and many common questions are answered on the Applications Tips page.

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.

Mercy Scholarship

The rules for this scholarship have recently been finalised, and will be published on the scholarships browser shortly.

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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