The Scholarship converts the recipient from full fee paying (FEE)postgraduate coursework student to Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) fee paying student. Recipients will remain liable to pay the Commonwealth Supported Places fee for the postgraduate program they are enrolled in and any other fee that they may be required to pay including but not limited to student activity fees.

There must be a CSP place available in the program you apply for. In Semester 2 this scholarship is only offered to students applying for the Juris Doctor within the Faculty of Law.


The Scholarship is open to Postgraduate Coursework students who are Australian Citizens, Australian Permanent residents or New Zealand Citizens.

Each applicant must be experiencing low socio economic circumstances.


Candidates will be considered on the basis of their UAC Equity online application.

Each applicant must be experiencing low socio economic circumstances and will be assessed on their eligibility to demonstrate one or more of the following criteria:

  • Indigenous Australian
  • Long-term medical condition/disability or ongoing affects of abuse
  • Carer responsibilities
  • Regional or remote disadvantages
  • Sole parent responsibilities


Interviews are not required for this Scholarship