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Australian Catholic University (ACU) Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships 2020/2021 for International Students

The Australian Catholic University offers scholarship to international students to study for undergraduate or postgraduate program in Australia for the 2020/2021 academic session.

Application Deadline: 6th October, 2019

Offered annually? Yes

Eligible Countries: International

To be taken at (country): Australia

About the Award: Up to 20 scholarships will be available to students and each scholarship will last for the duration of the recipients course, subject to satisfactory academic performance. The scholarship rewards students based on academic merit. For this reason, you must have achieved at least an average result of 80% in prior studies for your application to be considered. This average can only be calculated from study done in the past two years

Up to two Higher Degree by Research scholarships equivalent to the fees and stipend for recipients enrolling in a Masters by Research or Doctoral course of study will also be offered.

Type: Undergraduate, Masters, Doctoral

Eligibility: 

  • Citizenship: international students
  • Faculty: any
  • Course: any ACU degree
  • Campus: any
  • Year level: first year
  • Required study load: full-time
  • You must have an offer for a place in an undergraduate or postgraduate program at ACU, commencing inFebruary 2020
  • You must have achieved results of at least 80% (equivalent to a GPA of 5.8 on the ACU 7 point scale) in previous study completed within the last two years (undergraduate applicants) or four years (postgraduate applicants)
  • You must be applying for an ACU program that is an equal or higher level of study than the currently held qualifications
  • You must not be receiving any other ACU scholarship or award
  • You must not be attending ACU as a Study Abroad or Exchange student

Selection Criteria:  Applications are assessed based on the strength of the following criteria:

  • Academic merit

Selection Process: The recipients will be selected by a Selection Committee consisting of the Executive Director, International, the Executive Dean of each Faculty (or nominee), the Dean of Graduate Studies, the Associate Director, International Admissions and Student Relations and the Associate Director, International Marketing and Recruitment. Further, the Selection Committee may give consideration to:

  1. The diversity of the source countries of applicants and the courses in which they are enrolled (including across a spread of undergraduate and postgraduate coursework and research programs and campuses);
  2. In the case of applicants undertaking research degrees, the alignment of the applicant’s intended research with the research strengths of the University.

Number of Awardees: Up to 20

Value of Scholarship: The scholarship will cover half of the full-time fees for the minimum duration of your course (inclusive of RPL/Credit).

How to Apply: Apply online by clicking the button below and completing the application form. You must attach the following documentation with your application:

  • Evidence of academic  merit, showing achievement of an average of at least 80% across the  applicant’s most recent study.
  • Academic records must include original language documents, translations (where applicable) and official explanation of grading system.

Apply Online

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8 Comments
  1. study in australia says

    For students in undergraduate or postgraduate coursework programs, the scholarship covers payment of the whole or half of the course fees, according to the scholarship awarded. It does not provide a living allowance.

  2. Anonymous says

    I want to apply,, how do I do that?

    1. Jackie.S says

      dear sir/madam,

      my son is attending a catholic secondary school overseas awaiting his o’ level results,he is a new zelander by birth and i am unable to afford his ongoing tuition fees as i am a single mum on a part-time income,please advise ,much appreciated.

  3. Tanya Marina Brooks says

    I am appearing for my BA English Hon, from St. Xaviers, Kolkata, India.I will be happy to know if I can persue my PG in English or Sociology from your esteemed University and avail a scholarship too.I’m a hard working avrage student.

    Regards
    Tanya Brooks

  4. Francis Phiri says

    what about malawi are they not eligible to apply?

  5. Elia Patrick Peter says

    I need a scholarship for studying abroad

  6. Elia Patrick Peter says

    sorry my name is elia i need a scholarship to studying civil engineering abroad

    1. Elia Patrick Peter says

      why is awaiting moderation

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