Postgraduate Access and Equity Scholarship

Murdoch aims to provide support and incentive for students from a background of hardship to continue their tertiary education at a p​ostgraduate level

Provider:
Murdoch University
No. of Scholarships:
1
Duration of Award:
2 years
Level of study:
  Postgraduate
Semester Availability:
  Semester 1
Study Area:
  Business and Law
  Creative Arts and Communication
  Engineering
  Health
  Science
  Social and Cultural Studies
  Teaching
  Technology

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship you must:
  • demonstrate that you are experiencing financial hardship.
  • Intend to enrol in an eligible postgraduate level course such as a Graduate Diploma, Graduate Certificate or Masters by Coursework.
  • be an Australian citizen or permanent resident with a Humanitarian Visa, or a permanent resident who has been in Australia continuously for the last 12 months.
  • not be enrolled in a Commonwealth HECS supported postgraduate course such as the Master of Teaching or Master of Applied Psychology in Clinical Psychology.
If you are enrolled in a Higher Degree by Research please seek scholarship information from the Graduate Research office

How to Apply

Compile the required documents, including the completed application form, and email them to scholarships@murdoch.edu.au by the closing date.

Required Documents

This scholarship requires you to provide the following documents: ​
    • what are your living arrangements in terms of dependents and people who support you? 
    • what, if any, unusual circumstances of hardship have you experienced that have impacted on your ability to study? 
    • what are your personal and career goals? 
    • how will the scholarship assist you in achieving your personal and career goals? ​
  • evidence of financial hardship (e.g. payslips, Tax Notice of Assessment or Centrelink Income Statement)
  • evidence of personal hardship.



Payment Method

Tuition fees are paid to your record after census date.
Scholarship Value:
Tuition fee waiver
Opening Date:
21 Sep 2020
Closing Date:
08 Mar 2021
Student Type:
  • Domestic