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How will my scholarship affect my Centrelink payments?

Your scholarship may have an effect on your Centrelink payments.  For advice contact Centrelink or visit a the Department of Human Services.

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 06/01/2020 01.19 PM