Scholarships

Rewards for exceptional students


Deakin University scholarships recognise students that show exceptional promise, within and beyond their academic achievements.

Our scholarships acknowledge and reward a range of accomplishments, from leadership skills to academic success, extracurricular achievements and commitment to study during personal hardship.

Vice-Chancellor’s Academic Excellence Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded by the Vice-Chancellor to undergraduate students whose exceptional academic achievements and extracurricular activities set them apart.

The scholarship includes 100 per cent of tuition fees, a cash payment of $5000 per year and participation in the Vice-Chancellor's Professional Excellence Program.

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Vice-Chancellor’s Academic Excellence Scholarship

Deakin Scholarship for Excellence

Aimed at both undergraduate and postgraduate students, this scholarship is designed for students who show exceptional promise within and beyond their academic achievements. Strong academic performance and/or excellence in extracurricular activities, community service or leadership will hold the key to success.

The scholarship includes $5000 paid as cash or towards tuition fees per year, or a combination of both to the value of $5000 per year.

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Deakin Scholarship for Excellence

Deakin Student Support Grant

This scholarship offers financial support of up to $10 000 per year to students who display passion, perseverance and commitment to study, and experience financial or personal hardship.

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Deakin Student Support Grant

Donor scholarships

There are many generous scholarships available that are funded by individual contributors to the university. Each of these scholarships is unique, rewarding students from a range of backgrounds.

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Donor scholarships