Student Grants

Have you come up with a fantastic idea that would enrich the student experience at UniSA? Apply now for a Student Experience Grant – you could find yourself with financial support to develop your concept. Student Experience Grants are available through UniSA Divisions, USASA and UniSA Sport. Slightly different application processes and conditions apply according to the provider of the grant funding.

Division Grants

Division Grants support the delivery of initiatives that will enhance campus vibrancy, employability and student engagement with UniSA. These Grants can be applied for by students involved in USASA and UniSA Sport Clubs and School or Unit supported Student Clubs and Groups. UniSA Staff may also apply on behalf of Divisions, Schools and Units of UniSA to assist with the delivery of student-focused initiatives

The maximum grant amount per application per round will be $1000. Division Grants teams will have discretion in relation to the awarding of more than $1000 to an individual applicant or team within a calendar year

NOTE: Applicants may not seek funding from Division Grants and USASA Grants for the same initiative.

Grant applications for Round 2 are now open and will close at 12pm on Monday 7th August 2017.


Student Experience Grants Information Booklet Student Experience Grants Terms and Conditions Student Experience Grants Completion Form

How to apply

Applicants will need to follow the link to the application for their Division. See the table below to identify the correct application form.

Business School

Division of Education, Arts and Social Sciences

School of Law School of Communication, International Studies and Languages
School of Marketing School of Art, Architecture and Design
School of Management School of Psychology, Social Work and Social Policy
School of Commerce School of Education
Other areas located on City West Campus Other areas located on Magill Campus
Apply here Apply here
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Division of Health Sciences

Division of Information Technology, Engineering and Environment

School of Health Sciences School of Information Technology and Mathematical Sciences
School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences School of Engineering
School of Nursing and Midwifery School of Natural and Built Environments
Other areas located on City West campus Other areas located on Mawson Lakes campus
Apply here Apply here
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USASA Grants

USASA manages two separate grant programs. One for individuals and USASA affiliated clubs, and one for non-USASA affiliated, non-division supported student groups. Please visit for more information and to apply.

Club Grants

USASA student clubs may apply for funding towards promotional materials, equipment and the running of small and large events. Maximum grant allocations are:

  • Promotional Grants - $300 towards the purchase of promotional materials for long-term use (e.g. table cloths, pull up banners etc.)
  • Small Grants - $500 towards club equipment and small events
  • Activity Grants - $2,500 towards larger events and initiatives engaging significant student participation

Grant Application Workshops

All applicants must attend a Grant Application Workshop prior to applying. Workshop dates and times can be found on the USASA website.

Leadership Grants

All UniSA students and groups are eligible to apply for assistance to cover expenses for leadership and personal development opportunities. These opportunities must be extra-curricular and not a part of a credit-bearing program. Individuals can apply for grants of up to $1,000, while groups cab apply for grants of up to $2,500.

UniSA Sport Grants

UniSA Sport has a range of grants available for student sport and recreational clubs, as well as individual grants that are available to students selected in national representative teams, World Uni Games/Championship teams and elite student athletes wanting to participate in the Australian Uni Games. Apply here.