Scholarships Need-based
James Cook University

Warm Welcome Relocation Allowance

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2000 AUD
Not specified
Application deadline


A scholarship is a great way to make the most of your student experience, meet people to build your professional network, and enjoy greater financial freedom. If you've got the passion and drive, or are just looking for a bit of help, James Cook University got the scholarship to match your circumstances.


Scholarship type

Need based

Number of scholarships to award



AUD 2.000

Scholarship coverage

  • living expenses


The Warm Welcome Relocation Allowance is available to international undergraduate and postgraduate coursework students returning to Australia and commencing HDR students.

Applicable programmes


The Warm Welcome Relocation Allowance award is AU$2,000, as a one off payment.


  • International Students who have undertaken a leave of absence or had “results withheld” due to the Australian Border closures (Including returning HDR students) (March 2020 – December 2021)
  • Continuing international students who studied at JCU Townsville or Cairns offshore or interstate during 2020 or 2021 and are relocating to Townsville or Cairns
  • Commencing international HDR students.

Scholarship requirements






225 nationalities

Study experience required

High school




Application deadline

Not specified

There is no application required. The Allowance payment will be made after registering in person with JCU International Student Support team following arrival to Cairns or Townsville. The one-off payment will be made after the census date for your commencing study period. For HDR students, payment will be made upon completing your international student orientation.


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