To provide financial assistance for students from refugee and asylum seeker backgrounds to undertake an undergraduate or postgraduate degree at Murdoch University.
About Murdoch University
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Murdoch University Undergraduate Scholarship
Aim and Benefits of Murdoch University Undergraduate Scholarship
100% of tuition fees will be covered.
Annual Living Stipend - Payment will be made in the following instalments: $5,000 per annum ($2,500 per semester) across the length of the successful recipient's degree.
Student Amenities fee will be waived.
The successful recipient will also have use of a Murdoch Laptop.
Murdoch University Undergraduate Scholarship Courses
Requirements for Murdoch University Undergraduate Scholarship Qualification
The scholarship requires you to provide the following documents:
- completed application form
- please provide a copy of your visa or provide evidence you have applied for a protection visa/SHEV/TPV
- a personal statement (of no more than 1 A4 page) that includes:
- What has been your previous work and study experience - this can be formal (school or TAFE) or informal (voluntary work, learning with volunteer organisations)?
- What are your motivations regarding studying your particular course and how does this relates to your future career?
- What barriers (financial or otherwise) does this scholarship assist you in overcoming?
- Statement of recommendation from a school (secondary or tertiary) or community leader (not a family member).
- Referee Statements which could support your application
Interview date, Process and Venue for Murdoch University Undergraduate Scholarship
You must meet the following eligibility criteria:
- Be residing in Australia
- A person seeking asylum
- Be on a Temporary Protection Visa or Safe Haven Enterprise Visa or in the process of applying for one of these or any other protection visa.
- Be eligible for entry into an undergraduate or postgraduate degree at the time of application
- Be intending to enrol and commence studies in Semester 1, 2023 at Murdoch University
Application DeadlineFebruary 5, 2023
How to Apply
Interested and qualified? Go to Murdoch University on mu-website-blob.azureedge.net
Please email the completed application form and required documents to [email protected]
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