Change 100 Lives – Rural & Regional Relocation Scholarship

The Change 100 Lives Rural & Regional Relocation scholarships help to ease the financial burden associated with moving away from home to attend university, enabling students to pursue their study ambitions.


Cash payment of $10000 per year


Three years

Number per year

Not offered in 2015


To be eligible for this award you must be:

  • an Australian citizen or holder of an Australian permanent humanitarian visa
  • a new student enrolled full time in an undergraduate bachelor degree at Deakin University in a Commonwealth supported place
  • able to demonstrate you are in receipt of a means-tested Centrelink benefit or have a combined family taxable income below the HECS-HELP repayment threshold, depending on independence status
  • come from a rural or regional home location, and have moved from your home location to study on campus at Deakin University.

Selection criteria

Your application will be assessed and ranked based on the information you provide in your application and supporting documentation.

How to apply

Not offered in 2015.
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