There is a range of funding sources that you may be eligible for to assist you in undertaking some study overseas.
For students participating in ECU's Student Exchange Program, check out the exchange financial assistance web page.
OS-Help loans are Australian Government loans administered through ECU to assist students in studying overseas as part of their Australian degree. Find out more about OS-Help loans, if you are eligible and the application process here.
ECU Student Subsidies
ECU students can apply for Study Overseas subsidy to help them undertake a short program overseas as part of their ECU degree. A maximum subsidy of $1500 per student is available. Please note that students applying for the exchange program and/or faculty-led group study tours are not eligible for this subsidy. Applications are made through ECU’s Student Mobility Office. Download the student subsidy application.
Students already receiving an Australian Government award and/or ECU subsidy for their overseas study experience are ineligible to receive this student subsidy.
CasaSwap Student Grant
Are you going to study abroad? Apply online for a 1000 Euro Student Grant here.
AIIA WA Bursary for Studies in Asia
Students interested in studying on exchange in Asia can apply for the annual $2,000 bursary. Applications are currently closed, but click here for more information.
Applications are currently closed, but click here for more information.
WA Women's Society of Fine Arts and Crafts Travel & Exhibition Scholarship
This is an annual scholarship of up to $10,000 is offered to an ECU female student who is enrolled in her 2nd year of a Bachelor of Arts degree course, majoring in Visual Arts or Contemporary Fashion and Textiles OR commencing her 2nd semester of a Master of Arts (Visual Arts) by Coursework OR 2nd semester of a Master of Communications by Research to undertake study overseas.
Research travel grants
An ECU Higher Degree by Research Mobility Grant provides you with an opportunity to enrich and enhance your research journey by funding you to travel to a collaborating research institute within Australia or overseas. You may use the grant towards:
- Undertaking field trips that ‘enhance’ your research, e.g. learning new research techniques, access to equipment or data collection;
- Visiting universities for the purpose of collaborating on your research; or
- Collaborating for the purpose of developing research partnerships, such as producing a paper as the result of the trip.
The grant provides up to $5000 towards travel and living expenses for a research placement between 6 weeks and 6 months.
For more information, please visit this link.