ANU Graduate Access Scholarship


This scholarship is offered by Access and Inclusion and shall be available for award to a domestic student with a disability who is enrolled in a postgraduate program of study at The Australian National University.


Applicants must fulfil the following criteria:

  • be current enrolled students in a graduate program of study at the ANU
  • must supply supporting evidence of a permanent disability
  • demonstrate financial hardship.

Selection basis

The Selection Committee may, in making the selection, take into account any or all of the following:

  • the nature and extent of the disability
  • the financial circumstances of the applicant
  • previous tertiary academic results
  • the likely impact of the disability on the applicant's proposed academic program of study
  • the potential of the scholarship to enhance the applicant's ability to successfully complete the academic program of study.


The scholarships shall be $2,000 per semester for a full-time student for a maximum of eight semesters and will normally be paid within six weeks after the census date of each semester.

How to apply

Application is via the University Admissions Centre (UAC) Equity Scholarships Portal.  The link to the portal is available by clicking on the "Apply Now" button at the top of this page.