The Student Engagement Grants (SEG) program enables students to put their passion into action.

Grants are available for student-led initiatives that aim to:

  • address social, economic, environmental or cultural issues
  • provide skills and leadership development for students
  • implement constructive change in the local, national or international community
  • provide opportunities for students to develop their social and civic responsibilities
  • encourage interdisciplinary collaboration

This program also includes the Peter McPhee Student Awards.


To be considered for funding, all applications must respond to the criteria outlined in the SEG guidelines (PDF 759.9 KB).

Applicants are encouraged to view the guidelines for information on:

  • program objectives
  • eligibility
  • application process and outcome notification
  • selection criteria and assessment process
  • budget

How to apply

Applications for Student Engagement Grants have closed for 2019. Applications for next round will open in April 2020.


Past successful applicants



Please address your queries to:

Tania Groba
Coordinator - Student Engagement
Phone: +61 3 834 41542

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