Information for current scholarship recipients
The below table provides a general guide on when the earliest payment for a scholarship will be made. Please note, dates indicated below are subject to change and where a delay in these dates may occur the Scholarships Office will endeavour to inform you as soon as possible.
Rising Stars Scholarships
Session 1: Payments are due by the end of Week 5.
Session 2: Payments are due by the end of Week 5.
Important: Some Rising Star Scholarships are paid at the end of a study session once grades are released. These are paid in Week 18. Check the terms and conditions in your scholarship offer package for the likely payment date for your scholarship.
Session 1: Payments are due by the end of April.
Session 2: Payments are due by the end of August.
Payment of scholarships
All scholarship payments are made through direct deposit. Please follow these instructions to update your banking details:
- Login to My Enrolment
- Click on Rewards
- Click on Update payment details (left-hand menu)
- Enter new details and press Submit
Obligations of scholarship recipients
You must inform the Scholarships Office of any changes you make to your enrolment that are not in accordance with your scholarship terms and conditions. You are given a copy of your scholarship terms and conditions with your original offer. Please contact the Scholarships Office if you require a copy.
When informing the Scholarships Office, please use the details on the Scholarships contacts page.
Useful support services
The Scholarships Office encourages all our recipients to access the below university support services which are available to most students
- Counselling Services
- Student Mentoring Program
- Academic Skills Development
- Indigenous Australian Student Services (IASS)
Scholarships - tax and Centrelink
The scholarships office cannot advise you as to whether you are required to declare your scholarship as income to the Australian government. You should refer to the relevant government department.
- Is your scholarship taxable? Online calculator by the Australian Taxation Office.
- Exempt equity and merit based scholarships on the Department of Human Services website.