Western Sydney University Vice-Chancellor's Academic Excellence Undergraduate Scholarships, Australia

Publish Date: Dec 22, 2015

Deadline: May 29, 2016

Vice-Chancellor's Academic Excellence Undergraduate Scholarships

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New international students commencing in 2016.


Any CRICOS registered undergraduate degree (does not apply to the Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery).


Fifty percent of tuition fees per annum up to a maximum three years (based on an average tuition fee of $23,860, value is approximately $11,930 per annum). The scholarship is a tuition fee waiver and does not cover costs associated living expenses, accommodation, transport, overseas student health cover or other costs associated with study.


Three years only

Applicants must

  • be international students with a Higher Education Sector Visa (subclass 573).
  • commence study in 2016.
  • achieve a minimum ATAR of 90 or equivalent in higher secondary studies.
  • provide a statement in support of their application indicating how they believe the scholarship will assist them with their studies and in their future career.
  • have submitted an application for admission to Western Sydney University.
  • not be seeking to make an application for advanced standing for their course prior to, or after enrolment.
  • maintain a minimum GPA of 5.0 each session throughout their study in the course.

You are not eligible if

  • you are a citizen of Australia or New Zealand, or hold permanent residency in Australia.
  • you are a study abroad or an exchange student coming to the University.
  • you are currently enrolled.
  • you are deferring your offer from spring session 2015 to another intake.

Application and Selection Process

Short-listing will be carried out by a panel of officers from the University, chaired by the Deputy Pro Vice-Chancellor (International) or a delegated representative. Applicants will be ranked based on the selection criteria and the panel's review of their personal statement.

Application Closing Dates

For Autumn 2016 commencement: Tuesday 15 December 2015

For Spring 2016 commencement: Sunday 29 May 2016

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