Findex Scholarship

The Findex Group is committed to supporting students at the Deakin University Warrnambool Campus.

If you are a first year Bachelor of Commerce student at the Deakin Warrnambool Campus, apply for the Findex Scholarship.

Important dates

Applications for Trimester 1 2020 open 27 August 2019.

Applications for Trimester 1 2020 close 22 January 2020 5pm.

Benefits

Up to $4000 over one year.

An accommodation discount of 10% is available to successful applicants throughout duration of scholarship.

Eligibility criteria

Prospective candidates should ensure they meet all criteria before submitting their application.

To be eligible you must be:

  • a domestic student
  • a commencing student enrolled in the Bachelor of Commerce at the Deakin Warrnambool Campus (on campus study) in Trimester 1 2020
  • enrolled full time in a Commonwealth supported place.

Conditions

As a scholarship recipient you must:

  • provide an introductory statement about your goals for study and what it means to receive the scholarship
  • complete a report at the end of the year detailing how this scholarship has helped you with your studies
  • be prepared to attend a meet and greet with the donor.

Your application

Application tips

Applying for a scholarship isn’t just about meeting the eligibility criteria.

It's a good idea to think about why you want a scholarship - it’s 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 5 top tips on applying for a scholarship

How to apply

Submit an application for this scholarship directly via our Course and Scholarship Applicant portal

Select the 'Warrnambool Campus Scholarships' option and your application will automatically be considered for all Warrnambool Campus Donor Scholarships and the Deakin Warrnambool Residential Scholarship in the selection process.

This reduces the number of scholarships you have to apply for and increases your chance of receiving a scholarship.

Don’t forget to also apply for the ‘Deakin Funded Scholarships Program' and your application will automatically be considered for the Vice-Chancellor's Academic Excellence Scholarship, the Deakin Scholarship for Excellence and the Deakin Student Support Scholarship in the selection process.

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Apply through VTAC

If you’re applying to study at Deakin through VTAC and you complete a VTAC scholarship application, you’ll automatically be considered for this scholarship.

Visit the VTAC website

What happens next?

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

You'll find out if you were successful up to six weeks after applications close. You can see the status of your application via your Course and Scholarship Applicant Portal account.