Four Full Tuition Scholarships for International Students at Monash University, Australia
Posted On May 1, 2017
Monash University was founded in 1958, in Victoria, Australia. Today has a presence on four continents and around 70 000 students all around the world. Its goal is to encourage students to become professional prepared and motivated to make a difference in the world.
The university offers courses in diverse domains: art, architecture and design, humanities and social sciences, business, education, engineering, science, law, medicine or information technology. Courses for international students start in early March and mid July and candidates can apply anytime throughout the year for a place at the university.
International students can apply for the International Leadership Scholarship, which will be awarded to four selected candidates. In order to apply for the scholarship, the students must have already received a study offer from the university. The scholarship is available for undergraduate and postgraduate students, from any country and will cover the full tuition costs. However, the scholarship does not offer support for health insurance, accommodation or other living expenses. The selection process will take into consideration the academic performance of the candidates and their scholarship application statement. Candidates must also prove they have the potential to be an international ambassador for the Monash University.
Undergraduate students also have the opportunity to enroll in the Manosh Minds program, where they can develop their leadership skills and get involved in volunteering activities.
The scholarship is not available for students enrolling in Medical Science Bachelor Degree or Master of Business Administration or for students transferring from another Monash campus or from another Australian University.
Students who will receive the scholarship can retain it if their academic achievement is maintained at a 70% level each semester. They will also have to take part in marketing and scholarship promotional activities and events.
Monash University offers many other types of scholarships for international students, including grants for students coming from disadvantaged backgrounds, scholarships for academic merit in Information Technology, Mathematical Sciences, Business School, Engineering and Art.
Students who want to apply for this scholarship must complete the application form until 15 May 2017.