City of Kwinana Scholarship

If you live within the City of Kwinana, are enrolled at Murdoch and are in need of some financial assistance, Murdoch and the City of Kwinana would like to help!

City of Kwinana
No. of Scholarships:
Duration of Award:
1 year
Level of study:
  • Undergraduate
Semester Availability:
  • Semester 1
Study Area:
  • Business
  • Creative Arts and Communication
  • Engineering
  • Health
  • Science
  • Social and Cultural Studies
  • Teaching
  • Technology
  • Law and Criminology


To apply for this scholarship you must:

  • are an Australian citizen or Permanent Resident.
  • be a resident of the City of Kwinana (that is to reside in Anketell, Bertram, Calista, Casuarina, Hope Valley, Kwinana Beach, Leda, Mandogalup, Medina, Naval Base, Orelia, Parmelia, Postans, The Spectacles, Wandi or Wellard).
  • be enrolled full-time in any course at Murdoch.
  • consider that you are experiencing circumstances of personal or financial hardship.

How to Apply

Complete the online form below and attach the required documents by the closing date.

Required Documents

This scholarship requires you to provide the following documents:

  • completed application form 
  • supporting documentation regarding financial hardship
  • personal statement addressing: your personal goals, academic success and planned career pathway. Please also include additional information regarding any personal and/or financial hardship that you have experienced.
  • 1 x written reference by a person qualified to comment on your academic studies, or a current or past employer.

Payment Method

Payments will be made directly into your nominated bank account in the following instalments:

  • $2,500 in week 7 or 8 of the semester you are awarded
  • $2,500 in week 7 or 8 of the consecutive second semester

These payments are subject to acceptance and ongoing compliance with the terms and conditions.