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Destination Australia Scholarships

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Destination Australia is an Australian Government initiative. The scholarships are aimed to provide financial support to Domestic and International students who choose to study in regional and rural Australia.

Applications for Semester 1 2021 are now open. 


  • $7,500 in scholarship funding per semester
  • Invitation to special events and activities.

This scholarship is open to students commencing study with CDU in 2021 in any of the following courses:

  • Certificate IV
  • Diploma
  • Accredited Diploma
  • Advanced Diploma
  • Associate degree
  • Bachelor Honours Degree
  • Graduate Certificate
  • Graduate Diploma
  • Masters or Doctoral Degree

Applications now open

International students

If you are an international student commencing a new course in Semester 1 2021.

Domestic students

If you are a domestic (Australian citizen, New Zealand citizen, holder of an Australian permanent resident visa or permanent humanitarian visa holder) student commencing a new course in Semester 1 2021.