International student support scholarship 2023

  • Applications closed
  • The International student support scholarship 2023 was fully allocated on 11:59pm 31 Jul 2023
  • Available to:
    Commencing Students
  • Value: 20% fee discount for duration of course

The scholarship provides a 20% fee discount for new commencing international students for the duration of their course. See full eligibility details below.


Available to:

Awarded to eligible new commencing 2023 international applicants studying in internal/on-campus mode at Albury-Wodonga, Bathurst, Orange, Port Macquarie, and Wagga Wagga in the approved courses.

The scholarship is not available for continuing or transferring students. Applicants must be international applicants for an intake in 2023 on a regional campus.

List of approved courses

Agricultural and Wine SciencesBachelor of Agricultural Business Management
 Bachelor of Agricultural Science
 Bachelor of Agriculture
 Bachelor of Animal Science
 Bachelor of Equine Science (with specialisation)
 Master of Agricultural Science with Specialisations
Allied HealthBachelor of Paramedicine
Environmental Science and Outdoor RecreationBachelor of Environmental Science and Management (with specialisations)
Nursing, Midwifery and Indigenous HealthBachelor of Nursing
PharmacyBachelor of Pharmacy
RadiographyBachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Diagnostic Radiography)
 Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging)
 Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Radiation Therapy)
Rehabilitation and Complimentary TherapiesBachelor of Occupational Therapy
 Bachelor of Physiotherapy
 Bachelor of Podiatric Medicine
BusinessBachelor of Accounting
 Bachelor of Business Studies
 Graduate Diploma of Professional Accounting (Professional Practice)
 Master of Professional Accounting (Professional Practice)
Information Technology and ComputingBachelor of Information Technology (with specialisations)
 Graduate Diploma of Professional Information Technology
 Master of Professional Information Technology (with specialisations)
Policing, Security and Emergency ManagementBachelor of Criminal Justice
PsychologyBachelor of Psychology
 Bachelor of Social Science Psychology
Humanities Bachelor of Arts (with specialisations)
Social Work and Human ServicesBachelor of Social Work
Teaching and EducationBachelor of Education (Early Childhood and Primary)

2022 applicants – find information about International Student Support Scholarship 2022


Who cannot apply?

    • International students commencing an online mode course
    • International students commencing a course at Charles Sturt University’s international partners
    • International exchange students
    • International students with an Australia Awards or Research Training Program (RTP) scholarship
    • Continuing students – only new students will be made a scholarship offer at the time of admission

    When will I be notified that my application has been received?

    Your offer letter will detail the scholarship.

    Can I be awarded more than one scholarship?

    Students awarded this scholarship may not be eligible for other scholarships, check with our friendly team at

    How are applications assessed?

    Applicants will be considered as part of their course admissions process. There is no additional application process.

    Conditions of scholarship

    Scholarship is conditional on the student maintaining satisfactory progression in the course (pass average). Students who transfer out of their regional location at any time will not continue to be awarded the scholarship.

    Recipients are expected to become active members of the student body and accept to provide information, testimonials and be featured in Charles Sturt promotional materials.

    When will my scholarship be paid?

    Scholarships are subject to the student maintaining satisfactory academic progress and continued enrolment in their course. If these conditions are not met, Scholarships may be suspended or terminated.

    As long as the criteria is met, the scholarship amount will be deducted from tuition fees at the commencement of each session.

    Can I defer my scholarship offer?

    No, this scholarship is exclusive to 2023 commencing students.

    Can my scholarship be suspended or terminated?

    Yes, if you fail to meet the criteria for your scholarship.

    Termination of a scholarship will occur if the recipient is excluded from their course, if the recipient withdraws or cancels their enrolment or if the recipient fails to maintain satisfactory grades over a prolonged period. Scholarships will also be terminated if the recipient transfers to another university or place of study.

    Can I apply for an Approved Leave of Absence (ALA)?

    For this particular scholarship, an Approved Leave of Absence may cause the scholarship’s termination. Please check with your International Student Liaison Officer for more information.


    When will I be notified of my application's outcome?

    Your scholarship application outcome will be advised with your offer letter.

    What will happen after I am granted the scholarship?

    You will need to accept your offer of study at the University. You may still be required to meet GTE (Genuine Temporary Entrant) criteria, including financial capacity, and will need to make the appropriate fee deposit to the University to receive a e-COE.

    How many scholarships are on offer?

    The University will award as many scholarships as possible, with an intent to reward every eligible student.

    Will I be considered as a commencing student if I am transferring from another Charles Sturt course or I am applying with advanced standing?

    You may be eligible. Please contact us at for confirmation.

    What are my responsibilities if awarded a scholarship?

    You may be required to participate in a number of activities/tasks to promote Charles Sturt University to the wider community:

    Provide photographs of your experience to International Marketing Team for use in promotional and marketing items

    Submit an article about your experience to internal and external media groups

    Speak to internal and external media for interview purposes

    Post photos and/or updates through various Charles Sturt International social media pages

    You will also be required to sign a media release allowing your photos and images of you to be used for promotional and marketing purposes.

    Where can I get help?

    If your question isn’t answered in the information provided on the website, please feel free to contact us at for more information.

    Applications are closed