COVID-19 Emergency Support Payment


Applications for COVID-19 Emergency Support Payments have now closed. 

Through this one-off support payment, FUSA and Flinders University have assisted more than 2000 students experiencing hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.  Thank you to everyone involved in making this support possible. Due to your great efforts in these difficult times we’ve been able to give timely assistance to those in our community who need it the most. 


Are you awaiting a reply to your application?

Already applied?

If you have recently applied for the COVID-19 Emergency 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 Students Assist


Do you need 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.

The University also offers a wide range of scholarships to domestic students commencing study in 2020. Selection is normally based on academic merit and demonstrated need. Find out more about scholarships here.


Other financial assistance.

For information about Australian Government support you may be eligible for, please visit