Monash UniStart Support Scholarship

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  • Commencing students: $1000 one off payment in your first year of study and $500 payment in every subsequent year of study for the duration of your degree.
  • Continuing students: $500 one off payment, per year for the duration of your degree

Number offered

  • Commencing students: all eligible students who are not receiving another scholarship will receive an offer
  • Current students: up to 500 scholarships are available for eligible students that have not previously received another Monash scholarship


  • Based on need


All conditions must be met

  • Australian or New Zealand citizen, holder of an Australian permanent resident or permanent humanitarian visa
  • Commencing or current student in an undergraduate degree at a Monash campus in Australia, including Diploma of Tertiary Studies and Diploma of Higher Education.
  • Has not undertaken any previous study at Monash
  • Experiencing financial disadvantage
  • Students will be required to verify their financial circumstances each year in semester 1.
  • Students must not be receiving another scholarship to be eligible for this scholarship and ongoing payments.

Application and other information

  • Can be deferred
  • Commencing students application information
  • Current students application information (all students that submitted an equity application between August and October will be automatically assessed)
  • NOTE: Late applications are open between January and March each year