Our Partnership with Flinders University

The Playford Trust is delighted to partner with Flinders University to offer four Playford Trust Honours Scholarships and a Flinders University/Playford Trust PhD Scholarship. The Trust works closely with the three South Australian universities to identify high achieving South Australians and to deliver its Scholarship Program.

Ranked in the top 2 per cent of the world’s universities, Flinders University exemplifies teaching, learning and research excellence and has a proud reputation for high quality student experience.

South Australia’s fastest growing university, Flinders caters to more than 25,000 students, providing more than 150 undergraduate and almost 300 postgraduate courses, as well as higher degree research supervision across all disciplines. Flinders has a strong and growing research profile with 90 per cent of research ranked at or above world class by Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA).

Flinders is committed to equity and provides schemes to support students irrespective of their circumstances. The Flinders New Venture Institute drives entrepreneurial growth, bridging the gap between learning and earning by connecting students with business and industry.