Who can get it

You might get Relocation Scholarship if you’re a student getting Youth Allowance or ABSTUDY and you meet these rules.

You must meet all of these rules to get this payment. You:

If you’re an ABSTUDY student but you don’t get any ABSTUDY Living Allowance, you may still be eligible. This is if you get any of these payments from us:

Your place of study

You meet the rule to study in a specific place if you do 1 of the following:

Don’t forget to tell us if you move, so we can update your details.

You can't get it

You can’t get this payment if any of the following apply:

You may also see the scholarship from the NIAA described as an Indigenous Commonwealth Education Costs Scholarship.

You also can’t get this payment if you live on campus and get ABSTUDY Residential Costs Option. This applies unless you got the offer to live on campus after we paid your scholarship.

Next: What are the study rules and courses

You can get a Relocation Scholarship if you’re studying in a full time approved scholarship course.

Page last updated: 15 February 2021