COVID-19 Emergency Support

The South Australian Government has extended the International Student Support Package (ISSP) to currently enrolled international students who have experienced financial difficulties as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Flinders University Student Association (FUSA) has been tasked with administering this payment to eligible students enrolled at Flinders University. 

Payments of $500 will be made to eligible applicants.

To be eligible, you must be –

  • A currently enrolled student at Flinders University,
  • An international student living onshore in Australia, and;
  • Be able to demonstrate financial difficulties as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Please note:
Please get your application in early.  Applications will open Wednesday 28th of July and close midnight 27th August 2021 (Adelaide time).


Have you already applied and are you awaiting a reply to your application?

If you have recently applied for the South Australian Government Support Payment, you should have received a copy of your application by email. Due to high demand, there may be some delays in processing your application. In the mean-time please head to the Student System via the Flinders Dashbboard to make sure your banks details are up to date. If you’ve not received a copy of your application by email, please contact Student Assist

Do you need other financial help?

FUSA is working hard to make sure you get the help you need. To find out more about check out our financial advocacy services here.