Tertiary Access Payment (TAP)
Opens 1 Jan 2022 08:00 AM (AEDT)
Deadline 31 Dec 2023 11:59 PM (AEDT)
$3,000 / $5,000
Description


About this payment

This payment supportschool leavers in regional and remote areas with their relocation to commence tertiary studyThe payment is part of the Job-ready Graduates higher education reforms package and the Government response to the National Regional, Rural and Remote Tertiary Education Strategy (Napthine Review). For more information please visit Services Australia - TAP.
  

Payment type

Equity
  

Value

This payment is valued at up to $5,000

 

Student type

Future or Commencing Students

 

Eligibility

This payment is open to applicants who meet all of the following criteria: 

  • Commencing a new ACU course in Semester 1, 2023 
  • an Australian resident
  • meeting study rules
  • from an inner regional, outer regional, remote or very remote area
  • moving to study at a tertiary education provider that’s more than 90 minutes away from your family home by public transport
  • have completed year 12 or equivalent
  • studying a tertiary course at certificate IV or above in the next available study period after year 12 with no gap year
  • 22 or younger on the day you start your tertiary course
  • have parents or guardians whose income is under the current combined parental income limit of $250,000.

For the full list of requirements please visit: Services Australia - TAP - Who can get it?


Application process

Applications must be submitted directly to Services Australia. 

For details on how to apply and the documents required, please visit: Service Australia - TAP - How to claim



Apply

Tertiary Access Payment (TAP)



About this payment

This payment supportschool leavers in regional and remote areas with their relocation to commence tertiary studyThe payment is part of the Job-ready Graduates higher education reforms package and the Government response to the National Regional, Rural and Remote Tertiary Education Strategy (Napthine Review). For more information please visit Services Australia - TAP.
  

Payment type

Equity
  

Value

This payment is valued at up to $5,000

 

Student type

Future or Commencing Students

 

Eligibility

This payment is open to applicants who meet all of the following criteria: 

  • Commencing a new ACU course in Semester 1, 2023 
  • an Australian resident
  • meeting study rules
  • from an inner regional, outer regional, remote or very remote area
  • moving to study at a tertiary education provider that’s more than 90 minutes away from your family home by public transport
  • have completed year 12 or equivalent
  • studying a tertiary course at certificate IV or above in the next available study period after year 12 with no gap year
  • 22 or younger on the day you start your tertiary course
  • have parents or guardians whose income is under the current combined parental income limit of $250,000.

For the full list of requirements please visit: Services Australia - TAP - Who can get it?


Application process

Applications must be submitted directly to Services Australia. 

For details on how to apply and the documents required, please visit: Service Australia - TAP - How to claim



Value

$3,000 / $5,000

Apply
Opens
1 Jan 2022 08:00 AM (AEDT)
Deadline
31 Dec 2023 11:59 PM (AEDT)

Categories
Equity