International Student Accommodation Subsidy

Updated: 5 months ago
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Status: Open

Applications open: 8/03/2023
Applications close: 17/04/2023

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About this scholarship

The International Student Accommodation Subsidy provides a one-off support payment to help pay some of your accommodation expenses while studying full-time in Western Australia. 

  • Current Students

  • Centre for Aboriginal Studies
  • Faculty of Business and Law
  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Faculty of Science & Engineering
    • Science courses
    • Engineering courses
    • Western Australian School of Mines (WASM)

  • Pathways to undergraduate
  • Undergraduate
  • Postgraduate coursework
  • Higher Degree by Research
  • Staff/Post-doctoral

  • Student accommodation

  • International Student

  • Need Based

 One-off payment of $1,500

Scholarship Details

see below eligibility criteria

To be eligible for the Accommodation Subsidy, an international student must:

1.  be enrolled as an international student in a course delivered by a CRICOS*-registered Western Australian education provider at a campus in Western Australia, including:

  • a Western Australian University
  • TAFE International WA  
  • a Private Registered Training Organisation
  • an English Language (ELICOS) provider
  • a primary or secondary school), and

2. be studying full-time, onshore (on campus) in Western Australia as at application date, and

have started their studies on or after Wednesday 26 October 2022, and

3. be enrolled in a course of a minimum length of at least one year/2 semesters, and

4. not have been studying any course onshore in Western Australia on or before Tuesday 25 October 2022.

*CRICOS = Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students

A Guardian can apply on behalf of international students enrolled in primary or secondary school and aged under 16 years. If approved, funds will be paid to the Guardian's Australian bank account.

Application process

Follow the steps below:

  • Go to .
  • Click on the ‘Start a submission’ link.
  • Complete the application registration process. You will receive an email confirming your reference number (ISAS#).
  • Compete the online application form. You can save and return to the application form at any time before you submit the form.
  • Once your application is complete, click ‘Submit’.
  • You will receive an automated email acknowledging that your application has been received. Without this acknowledgement your application has not been submitted.

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