Are you a student from a non-English speaking background, or a refugee and/or migrant looking to pursue a Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of Melbourne? The Ben Cowen Scholarship might be just what you need to achieve your academic dreams!
What is the Ben Cowen Scholarship?
The Ben Cowen Scholarship is offered by the University of Melbourne and aims to support students starting their Bachelor of Arts program. The scholarship is specifically designed for those from non-English speaking backgrounds and refugees and/or migrants. It provides a stipend to help ease the financial burden and allow recipients to focus on their studies.
Who can apply?
To be eligible for the scholarship, you need to meet the following criteria:
- You must have applied for a Bachelor of Arts degree at the University of Melbourne through the VTAC Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS).
- You should come from a non-English speaking background.
- You must be a refugee and/or have a migrant background.
How are recipients selected?
A selection committee will assess eligible applicants, and the scholarship will be awarded to the student who faces the most significant financial challenges in their academic pursuits. So, if you are in dire need of financial assistance, this scholarship might be the perfect fit for you.
How to apply?
The best part is that you don’t need to go through a separate application process. All eligible candidates who have applied for the Bachelor of Arts degree through VTAC SEAS will automatically be considered for the Ben Cowen Scholarship.
The scholarship provides partial funding of up to $30,000, which can be a significant help in covering your educational expenses during your Bachelor of Arts program.
If you dream of pursuing a Bachelor of Arts degree and come from a non-English speaking or refugee and/or migrant background, the Ben Cowen Scholarship at the University of Melbourne could be the opportunity you’ve been waiting for. Remember, there is no separate application required, so make sure you apply for the Bachelor of Arts degree through VTAC SEAS to be automatically considered for this valuable scholarship. Don’t let financial constraints hold you back from your academic aspirations – this scholarship is here to support and uplift deserving students like you! Good luck!