Financial help if you're 25 or older and studying or an Australian Apprentice.

To get this you must be:

  • 25 or older
  • a full time student in an approved course or Australian Apprenticeship
  • under the income test limits.

Read the full conditions under who can get it.

The rate of Austudy increased from 20 September 2023. This means you may get a partial increase in your first payment after this date, and the full increase after that.

Read more about the changes and how much you can get.

Page last updated: 20 September 2023.
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