Scholarships, loans & grants
To assist you with the costs of going on exchange, UTS offers a range of scholarships/travel grants, loans and grants to selected destinations each semester. To see the complete list of scholarships available, see the full list on the UTS Scholarships database.
Australia Awards - Prime Minister’s Australia Asia Scholarships
Apply now for these prestigious Australian Government scholarships.
Global Exchange scholarships
Global Exchange Scholarships are provided by the University to assist with some of the costs of the exchange semester. The scholarships are allocated according to several criteria including a student’s GPA/ WAM, destination and length of exchange. You do not need to apply as you will automatically be considered for this scholarship when you apply for Global Exchange. However, this is not a guarantee of a scholarship.
Partner University scholarships
UTS partner universities provide a range of scholarships to their institution. To see the full list of partner university scholarships on the Scholarships website UTS Scholarships
Australian Government - International Student Exchange Program
The Australian Government provides over $4.9 million per year to support undergraduate outbound student exchange activity through the Endeavour Student Exchange Program, Australian University Mobility in Asia and the Pacific (UMAP) Student Exchange Program and the Endeavour Cheung Kong Student Exchange Program. More information is available from the Endeavour Awards website (opens an external website).
OS-HELP is a loan scheme to assist eligible undergraduate students to undertake some of their Australian course of study overseas. Students may receive one loan per six-month study period for one or two overseas study periods. OS-Help is a Commonwealth Government-funded loan program. You can apply if you are a local undergraduate student, and will have 24 credit points of study to complete when you return. To see the full terms and conditions on the Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations OS-HELP (opens an external site).
Full-time exchange students may be eligible for Centrelink payments. UTS International will give you with a letter at the pre-departure workshop that verifies your planned exchange semester. You will then need to take this letter to your local Centrelink office to have your eligibility assessed. Find your local office on Centrelink (opens an external site).