Deakin Sanctuary Scholarship

Deakin University

Deakin is committed to providing access to higher education for students seeking asylum or from refugee backgrounds residing in Australia to help with the cost of university study.


Applicants must: be an International student who holds a Temporary Protection visa (TPV), a Safe Haven Enterprise Visa (SHEV), a Temporary Humanitarian Concern visa (Subclass 786), or who is seeking asylum on Bridging Visa A (BVA) or E (BVE); be eligible for entry into an undergraduate or postgraduate by coursework degree at Deakin University (at time of application); be a student commencing studies in Trimester 1 2024 at Deakin University; be studying full time; and not be an existing or previous Deakin Sanctuary Scholarship holder.

Further details

Applicants apply directly to Deakin University via the Deakin Scholarship Application Portal.

Amount $6,000

This scholarship package includes payment of 100% of tuition fees, a cash payment of $6000 per year, plus access to additional support services.

Closing date 9 January 2024
Frequency Annual
Duration years
For Australian students
For international students
Level of study Undergraduate / VET
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