How much you can get

Your payment rate of Relocation Scholarship depends on your circumstances.

It depends on:

  • where your family home is
  • where your course is
  • what year of study you’re in.

If your family home is in a regional or remote area

You’ll get:

  • $4,626 in the first year you need to live away from home to study
  • $2,314 per year in the second and third years
  • $1,156 per year after that.

If your family home isn’t in a regional or remote area but your course is

You’ll get:

  • $4,626 in the first year you need to live away from home to study
  • $1,156 per year after that.

If your family home and your course are in major cities

Even if they’re in different cities, you won’t be eligible for this payment.

Check if an area is regional or remote

Use the Student Regional Area Search tool to find out if your family home or course is in a regional or remote area.

Page last updated: 1 January 2020