SOURCE: Study Melbourne
Victorian Government has announced a $45 million relied fund for International Students who are facing hardship as a result of the CoVID-19 pandemic.
Under this fund, eligible International students will be able to access up to $1,100 emergency fund. Eligibility includes students have lost their job or had a significant reduction to their employment and are facing financial hardship.
In addition to above, the Victorian Government is also providing below support:
- A dedicated online CoVID-19 Support Hub – Visit Study Melbourne Website
- Employment support through Working for Victoria program
- Eligibility for Rent Relief Grant
- Access to free accommodation and employment legal support