$250 COVID Crisis Payment
In response to the current Victorian lockdown, La Trobe University is making available a one-off $250 COVID Crisis Payments to Victorian-based students in financial distress.
This payment is available to students who have lost income due to the current restrictions in Victoria and can demonstrate financial hardship.
Applications are open now and will close at 11:59pm on Monday 7th June. Applications will be assessed from Tuesday 8th June, and funds will be awarded to successful students as soon as possible. All students will receive a decision on their application by Thursday 10th June.
Details of food relief programs across all of our campuses can be found on the La Trobe Student Association (LTSA) website.
Two Birds One Scone is a charity founded by La Trobe University students and provides emergency food relief and essential items to students in distress.
Staff and students who are in a position to contribute food or monetary donations to the organisation can do so here.
The University continues to provide wellbeing support for those students impacted by COVID-19. Details of these services can be found here.
Student FAQs for COVID-19
The University is continuing to update our Student FAQs for COVID-19 to give you answers to some common questions.
If you are a research student you can find more detailed FAQs about the continuation of your research on the Graduate Research School website.