Australia: Undergraduate Scholarships for International Students

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The closing date for all scholarship applications will be 31 October 2008.


The Government of Western Australia, through the Department of
Education and Training (DET), is offering a number of prestigious
scholarships for international students
to undertake the Western Australian Universities’ Foundation Program
(WAUFP) or Tertiary Entrance Examination (TEE) program at either
Canning College or Tuart College in Perth, Western Australia (WA).
Applicants from all countries will be eligible for consideration.

Scholarship winners are selected on the basis of academic results
and a reference from the school. Where academic results do not allow
for differentiation between applicants, resumes or curriculum vitae
will be considered.

Scholarships apply for Year 12 level courses; WA Universities’ Foundation Program and Tertiary Entrance Examination Program.

Year 11 students at Tuart College or Canning College may apply for an award on the basis of their Year 11 results.

The closing date for all scholarship applications will be 31 October 2008. Notifications will be issued within two weeks of the closing date.

Full Scholarships

Six (6) Full Scholarships covering the course fee of A$13,500 will be awarded with three (3) allocated by each College.

To be awarded a full scholarship requires a student to have achieved
outstanding academic results. This would normally require the student
to have achieved the highest possible grade in at least six (6)
subjects. Students will be required to complete an International
Student Application Form, an International Scholarship Application Form
and pay an A$200 non-refundable fee.

The A$200 fee will be deducted from the student’s tuition fees in
the event of not gaining any scholarship but enrolling at one of the

College staff will not offer these scholarships during promotional visits.

Additional documentation required:

  1. Reference from the school principal.
  2. Actual or mock/forecast/preliminary results for major examinations equivalent to Year 11 in Western Australia.
  3. Two (2) most recent school reports.
  4. Curriculum Vitae or resume.

Partial $5,000 Scholarships
Twenty (20) scholarships to the value of A$5,000 are being offered with ten (10) allocated to each College.

This award would normally require the student to have achieved the highest possible grade in at least five (5) subjects.

These scholarships may be offered to students at anytime, including
during marketing visits. Such students must pay a non-refundable
deposit of A$500 within two (2) weeks of the offer or forfeit the

Students accepting one of these scholarships will also be considered
for a full scholarship and the A$500 deposit will be transferred to the
refundable Bond.

There is no application fee for a partial scholarships awarded by College staff during overseas marketing visits.

Any scholarship funds not allocated during overseas marketing visits will be awarded at the same time as the full scholarships.

Any students wanting to be considered in October/November are
required to pay the A$200 non-refundable fee as outlined in the
conditions for applying for a full scholarship.

Notification of success or otherwise will be by 15 November 2008.

International Scholarship Application Forms
College representatives should use the attached form. A copy can be found at


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