How to apply for scholarships

You could be eligible for one of Deakin University's undergraduate or postgraduate by coursework scholarships. We offer a range of academic excellence (merit) and access and equity scholarships.

Please read the How to apply section on each scholarship for the relevant closing dates and instructions on the application process. Your application will be assessed and ranked on the information you provide.

Trimester 1 2015 applications

Applications for Trimester 1 2015 are now open. Check the closing dates on each scholarship for more information. 

For full details please refer to the Scholarships listing for 2015.

Trimester 2 2015 applications

Applications for Trimester 2 2015 will be opening shortly.

Who can complete a scholarship application?

All applications must be completed by you as the applicant. Applications must not be completed by a third party without approval from the Scholarships and Financial Assistance Office. 

If you are not the applicant and intend to complete an application on behalf of a Deakin student or future Deakin student, you must provide the Scholarships and Financial Assistance Office with a copy of a General Power of Attorney form before the application is submitted. Forms can be submitted to

Due to Deakin's privacy policy, the Scholarships and Financial Assistance Office will not provide specific details of any scholarship application/offer to anyone other than the applicant.

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Contact Deakin Scholarships

Phone +61 3 9244 6333

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