Facts & figures
We strive to create a community in which individuals and their ideas can flourish, regardless of their socioeconomic, geographic or cultural backgrounds.
When you make a gift towards student support, you are providing financial assistance to talented and motivated students, and giving them the ability to focus on the thing that matters most – their education.
Scholarships provide financial aid to students who might not otherwise be able to attend university. This includes students from rural and regional communities, low socioeconomic backgrounds and minority groups, or students who are living with a disability or as a carer.
Bursaries provide students with financial relief during a difficult time, allowing them to continue with their studies and purchase essential items like textbooks.
Living in transitional housing, Jessica* thought her lifelong dream of attending university was impossible.
"Being awarded the bursary changed my life. It meant that I could move out and start university without difficulty.
I was able to purchase household items and essential study items such as books and instruments. It made all the difference to me."
*name changed to protect privacy.
When you make a donation to the University, you can choose to support students through scholarships or bursaries: