If you’re Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander and you meet certain criteria, you may be able to get help with your study and housing costs through ABSTUDY.
To be eligible you must:
- be in an approved course, Australian Apprenticeship or traineeship
- not be receiving any other payment to study or train.
ABSTUDY can help with your costs for:
- living expenses
- travel to your place of study (if you need to study away from home).
You can apply online or via phone with the Department of Human Services.