TAFE to University & Pathway Scholarship

  • Session 1 Applications will open on
    11 Dec 2019
    and close at 08:00am 26 Feb 2020
  • Available to:
    Commencing Students; Continuing Students
  • Value: $2500
  • Duration: one year (full-time), two years (part-time)

Equity and Merit Scholarships and Grants
This scholarship is a TAFE specific scholarship program to assist students to further their education through a Charles Sturt University undergraduate degree.


To be eligible for this Scholarship you must be:

  1. studying an undergraduate degree as an active student;
  2. enrolled in a Charles Sturt University course as a Commonwealth supported student; full fee paying students are not eligible;
  3. enrolled as an internal or online student;
  4. enrolled as a full-time or part-time student;
  5. a commencing or continuing student. Continuing students must have a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher (pass grade average);
  6. an Australian citizen, a New Zealand citizen, a permanent Australian resident or a student with an Australian permanent visa;
  7. either:
  8. a. in financial need:

    • in receipt of an eligible means tested Centrelink benefit (refer to guidelines)  or
    • able to demonstrate financial hardship.

    Or

    b. have relevant work experience within your field of study.

  9. completing or have completed a Diploma, Advanced Diploma or Charles Sturt University Diploma of General studies in the last 2 years which is relevant to your field of study;

PLEASE NOTE: To be eligible for this scholarship you must be enrolled in subjects and have met all eligibility criteria by the closing date of this scholarship. If you are studying in conjunction with TAFE, please supply evidence of your TAFE enrolment.

Frequently Asked Questions

What if I have another scholarship/grant?

If you are receiving any other scholarship or grant for the purpose of relocating or accommodation you may not be eligible for this scholarship.

Can I submit a late application?

Applications received after the closing date will not be considered

Can I save my application and then finish it at a later date?

Yes you can, as long as you log back in and submit your application before the closing date. 

What if I didn't receive the email receipt?

It might take up to 24 hours for your email receipt to come through.
Have you checked your spam or junk mail folder?
Did you provide the correct email address?

If you still haven't received the receipt after 24 hours, send an email to scholarships.officer@csu.edu.au quoting the application number, your name and student ID.

When will I find out if I was successful?

An email notification will be sent by the outcome notice date, as advertised on the website.

If I am successful when and how do I get paid?

Payments will be made be EFT to your nominated bank account or in some cases onto your student account or by voucher.

How do I register my bank details with CSU?

Register your bank detials with CSU via online administration.

What if my circumstances have changed from what I put on my application form?

You must notify the CSU Scholarship Office immediately by emailing scholarships.officer@csu.edu.au. Upon receipt of details regarding a change in circumstances, CSU may reassess your eligibility.

Will I receive a scholarship/grant if I meet all of the eligibility criteria?

CSU receives a high volume of applications for scholarships and Grants, meeting the eligibility criteria does not guarantee applicants a scholarship offer.

How to Apply

Session 1 APPLICATIONS OPENING SOON

Applications will open on 11 Dec 2019

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Please note: Foundation, CSU Global and Research scholarship applications will not be listed here. They use a separate application system.

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