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How do scholarships affect my Centrelink payments?

Your scholarship may have an effect on your Centrelink payments.  For advice contact Centrelink or visit a Centrelink Office.

If you need a letter about your scholarship for Centrelink, contact the Scholarships Office.

Commonwealth scholarships are not assessed as income for social security purposes.

If you are a full-time student, any money paid by the University towards your fees (student contribution) is not considered as income.

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Updated 22/10/2018 04.34 PM

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