Deakin Academic Scholarships

If you are a high-achieving student and completed your VCE in 2014, the Deakin Academic Scholarships may be for you. This scholarship aims to assist students with the financial costs of further education.


Total value $7500 per year, combination of cash and student contribution available.


Normal duration of the course, subject to satisfactory academic performance.

Number per year

Four (one per faculty)


To be eligible for this scholarship you must:

  • be an Australian citizen or holder of an Australian permanent humanitarian visa
  • be a commencing student enrolled for the first time at Deakin University in your first year of your undergraduate degree in Trimester 1 2015
  • be enrolled full time in a Commonwealth Supported Place 
  • receive a Round 1 course offer at Deakin University

Selection criteria

You must be a top ranking VCE student in 2014 enrolling full-time in an undergraduate bachelor's degree at Deakin University in a Commonwealth supported place.  The student with the highest ATAR score receiving a Round 1 course offer per Faculty will be awarded this scholarship.

Special conditions

You must remain on the same campus for the duration of your course.

How to apply

VTAC course applicants are automatically considered for this scholarship. A separate scholarship application form is not required.

Closing date

Applications for Trimester 1 2015 are based on the VTAC course application date.

Timely applications will close on 30 September 2014 at 5pm.

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