La Trobe’s Excellence Scholarship (AES) is a study abroad free scholarship opening spots for scholarship applications. These free scholarships will be awarded to academically brilliant international students interested in enrolling for undergraduate and postgraduate course work with scholarships worth $10,000 to $20,000 on average.
If you’ve got good results in your academics but don’t necessarily have funds to study abroad, La Trobe’s Excellence Scholarship is for you. You will be required to apply for admission into the university, receive an offer before submitting a scholarship application. The scholarship will cover tuition fees ranging from $10,000 to $20,000 and will be paid across two separate semesters.
Applicants must meet the following requirements before applying for this scholarship:
- You must be citizens of countries other than Australia or New Zealand and should be applying to start an undergraduate or postgraduate coursework program.
- You should have scored 85% or equivalent in your previous academic program/ degree/, and meet the university’s English language and academic entry requirements.
- This scholarship is not for you if you are applying for a Higher Degree by Research, exchange program, Study Abroad program, ELICOS and Foundation Studies program, or Diploma course.
Fields of study
All undergraduate and postgraduate courses as offered at La Trobe University, Australia.
What the scholarship covers
The scholarship is worth $10,000 to $20,000 and will cover tuition fees which will be paid across a maximum of two semesters (12 months). If you receive this scholarship, you still need to pay for any difference in fees for your first two semesters, fees for the rest of your course, and your Overseas Student Health Cover. To continue receiving your scholarship into your second semester, you must maintain a C grade average.
How to apply
You must first apply for admission into La Trobe University and receive an offer. Once you’ve received an offer, complete a scholarship application form (PDF 76KB) and submit it to La Trobe International at firstname.lastname@example.org. Click here to contact the scholarship provider for more information on how to apply.
The deadlines for scholarship application are Semester 1, 2016 – round 1 – Friday 11 September; round 2 – Friday 13 November; round 3 – Friday 8 January