A group of payments for Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander students or apprentices.

An increase to the rate of ABSTUDY was announced in the Budget, starting from 20 September 2023. It’s subject to legislation. We’ll let you know more soon.

Depending on a student’s circumstances, ABSTUDY can help with:

  • school fees
  • boarding fees
  • living costs
  • travel costs
  • buying school materials.

Watch our video to get an introduction to ABSTUDY.

Select your circumstance to learn more about ABSTUDY support if you’re a:

Page last updated: 10 November 2022.
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