Scholarships

We’re proud to support international students with a range of scholarship opportunities.


Deakin scholarships for international students

Our scholarships recognise international students with high academic performance and the potential to make a positive contribution to the University and its community. You must be studying full time in Australia to be eligible for a scholarship.

View our scholarships


Australian Government scholarships

Australian Government scholarships are available to students in certain countries in the Asia–Pacific region. These scholarships are for full-time study in Australia towards an undergraduate, postgraduate or technical degree, and cover:

  • a return airfare to Australia
  • academic and other compulsory fees
  • basic health insurance
  • establishment allowance
  • a living allowance.

Find out more about Australian Government scholarships


Find out if you're eligible

To be able to apply for an Australian Government scholarship, your home country must be on the list of participating countries and your course of study must match up with a priority area for your home country. Priority areas differ per country.

Find out more at the Australia Awards website

Endeavour Scholarships

The Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships offer support to international students to study, research or take part in professional development in Australia. All recipients will receive:

  • a travel allowance of $3000
  • an establishment allowance of $2000 (fellowships) or $4000 (scholarships)
  • a monthly stipend of $3000
  • Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC)
  • payment of tuition fees (up to the maximum study/research duration on a pro-rata basis), including any student service and amenities fees.

Find out more about the Endeavour Scholarships

Find out if you're eligible 

To apply for an Endeavour Scholarship or Fellowship, you must be from one of the participating countries or regions.

Find participating countries and regions

Other grants and scholarships

Haven't found what you're looking for? Don't worry – we couldn't possibly list every scholarship available, but the Good Universities Guide is a great place to start looking.

Find scholarships from other organisations