Financial Support


Youth Allowance, Austudy & Abstudy

  • Youth Allowance and Austudy are available for Australian citizens.
  • Austudy & Youth Allowance provide income and assets tested financial support, on a non-competitive basis, to students 6 years of age and over undertaking approved full time secondary or tertiary studies.
  • Abstudy provides a living allowance and income-tested asset assistance scheme to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students in both full time and part time study.
All local and international students are assessed by interview prior to lodging their application forms.

Further information can be obtained from Centrelink on 132 490 or Click Here