CSU TAFE to University & Pathway Scholarship

  • Session 1 Applications open
  • Closes: 11:00pm 25 Feb 2018
  • Outcome Notice Date:
    9 Mar 2018
  • Available to:
    Commencing Students; Continuing Students
  • Value: $2500
  • Duration: one year (full-time), two years (part-time)

This scholarship is a TAFE specific scholarship program to assist students to further their education through a CSU undergraduate degree.


To be eligible for this Scholarship in 2018 you must be:

  1. studying an undergraduate degree as an active student;
  2. enrolled in a CSU course as a Commonwealth supported student; full fee paying students are not eligible;
  3. enrolled as a full-time or part-time student;
  4. a commencing or continuing student. Continuing students must have a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher (pass grade average);
  5. enrolled as an internal or online student;
  6. an Australian citizen, a New Zealand citizen, or a permanent resident of Australia (including the holder of an Australian permanent humanitarian visa);
  7. completing or have completed a Diploma, Advanced Diploma or CSU Diploma of General studies in the last 2 years which is relevant to your field of study; 
  8. if you are studying full-time in conjunction with TAFE, please supply evidence of your TAFE enrolment.
  9. either:
  10. a. of low socio-economic status:

    • in receipt of an eligible means tested Centrelink Benefit  or
    • must be able to demonstrate financial hardship.


     b. have relevant work experience within your field of study.

PLEASE NOTE: To be eligible for this scholarship you must be enrolled in subjects and have met all eligibility criteria by the closing date of this scholarship.

Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.

CSU receives a high volume of applications for scholarships; meeting the eligibility criteria may not guarantee applicants a scholarship offer.

You are only eligible for payments from the session in which the scholarship is offered. No retrospective payments will be made.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I save my application and then finish it at a later date?

Yes you can, as long as you log back in and submit your application before the close date.

When will I find out if I was successful?

You will receive an email of the outcome by 9 Mar 2018.

When and how do I get paid?

Payments are made within 2-3 weeks after the Census date of session 1 and 2.

The payment of the scholarship will be made via electronic fund transfer to your nominated Bank account. Register your bank details with CSU, you will need to log into the Online Administration to enter or change your bank details. 

What if my circumstances have changed from what I submitted on my application?

You must notify the CSU Scholarship Office immediately by email scholarships.officer@csu.edu.au

How to Apply


Session 1 Applications are OPEN and will close at 11:00pm 25 Feb 2018


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