Scholarships

We're here to support you. Whether it's helping you overcome disadvantage or recognising academic merit, one of our many scholarships could transform your life and your future.

Featured scholarships

A Deakin scholarship is more than simply a financial boost; it sets you on the path to success at university.

We celebrate academic achievement through the prestigious Vice-Chancellor's Academic Excellence Scholarship and the Deakin Scholarship for Excellence. Discover the opportunities ahead of you with one of our featured scholarships.

Learn more about the Vice-Chancellor’s Academic Excellence Scholarship

Learn more about the Deakin Scholarship for Excellence

Information

Our top application tips

Applying for a scholarship isn't just about filling in a form; it’s also your opportunity to stand out from the crowd and be recognised for where you’ve come from and where you need to go.

Read our top application tips for a Deakin scholarship

Information for international students

International students have slightly different opportunities and obligations when it comes to scholarships at Deakin.

Find out more about scholarships for international students

Supporting documentation

It's important to submit the right documents with your application before the scholarship close date.

Find out more about supporting documentation

External scholarships

There are plenty of great scholarships available outside of Deakin’s own scholarship opportunities.

Browse our list of external scholarships

What you need to know about applying

Each scholarships page has specific information about how to apply.

Make sure you read that information carefully and complete your application by the deadline stated.

Contact us

We can offer support and assistance to help you find the right scholarship.

Undergraduate and postgraduate students

Telephone
+61 3 9244 6333

Research students

Telephone
+61 3 924 45258
+61 3 924 45413