There are three simple steps to apply for Austudy. They are: • Contact the Austudy Student Assistance Centre on 13 24 90 to obtain information about your eligibility for Austudy and an Austudy Application Form. They will be able to give you a good indication as to whether or not you will be eligible for funding on your individual circumstances. • Austudy requires a course commencement date to be submitted on your application. You receive this date the day a completed Enrolment Form is received by the Institute. • The Institute sends you a commencement verification letter that you should attach to your Austudy application. You then mail or deliver it to the Austudy Student Assistance Centre.