Useful Information, Forms & Policies

Scholarships @ JCU Useful Information

Supporting Documentation

eStudent Application instructions

Examples of Supporting Documentation
Sample Documents

Statutory Declaration of Indigenous Status
Declaration of Identity by Recognised Indigenous Organisation

Tips for making a good Written Statement

Useful Links

Financial Independence Criteria

Centrelink for Students

- Payment Finder
- Student Start Up Loan
- Study Assist
- Living on a Student Budget
- Australian Tax Office

Is my Scholarship taxable?

JCU Indigenous Education Scholarship vs Centrelink Start Up Loan

JCU Indigenous Relocation Scholarship vs Centrelink Relocation Scholarship

Check my ASGC Remoteness Classification

Application Forms

JCU Access Fund and Commonwealth Scholarship Application Form (pdf)
JCU Access Fund and Commonwealth Scholarship Application Form (eStudent)

General Scholarship Application Form (Coursework)
General Scholarship Application Form with Financial Questionnaire

Dean's Scholarship Application Form
Dean's Bursary Application Form

Commonwealth Scholarship Ongoing Eligibility

If you are in receipt of a Commonwealth Scholarship from 2016 or before, you will need to submit an Ongoing Eligiblity form.:

This will be available here for Teaching Period  2, 2017 on the 1 June 2017

An email will be sent to you in the first week of June to to remind you to submit the form

The values for 2017 are as follows:

ScholarshipValue in 2017
Indigenous Commonwealth Education Costs Scholarships (ICECS)$2,637
Indigenous Commonwealth Accommodation Scholarships (ICAS)$5,276


Conditions of ScholarshipCoursework Scholarships, Bursaries and Grants Policy
Commonwealth Scholarship Guidelines (Education) 2010
Amendment to Commonwealth Scholarships Guidelines (Education) 2010