Monash University is offering the International Merit Scholarship for Bachelors and Masters degrees in various fields across the university. This scholarship provides partial funding of $10,000 per annum to successful applicants. It is open to students from all nationalities.
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must be planning to enroll full-time in undergraduate or postgraduate coursework programs at a Monash campus in Australia. Those who have completed a minimum of two semesters in Australia are eligible to apply. For students currently enrolled in the Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (Honours) course or the Medical Science and Doctor of Medicine (MD) course, they should have completed and obtained results for at least four semesters to be considered.
The selection criteria for the scholarship are primarily based on academic achievements. Current students must have achieved a minimum weighted average mark of 85 to be eligible. Additionally, applicants will be assessed based on their scholarship application statement (500 words), and their potential to be an ambassador for Monash University. Preference will be given to students who are commencing their studies at the university.
The scholarship offers $10,000 per annum (based on 48 credit points of study) and is paid annually until the minimum number of points required for the degree is completed.
To apply for the Monash University International Merit Scholarship, interested candidates can visit the official website. The application deadline varies, so it’s essential to check the specific dates for the current year.
This scholarship presents an excellent opportunity for international students to pursue their educational goals at Monash University, one of Australia’s prestigious institutions. The financial support provided through the scholarship can help ease the burden of educational expenses and allow students to focus on their studies and personal development.