This highly competitive scholarship is based on academic merit and awarded to future students.
It provides a partial tuition fee scholarship for outstanding students to study an undergraduate or postgraduate degree at Macquarie University.
- Host Country: Australia
- Study Abroad: Study in Australia
- Eligible Countries: All Countries
- Reward: AUD $10,000
- Deadline: Open throughout the year
The Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship (VCIS) purpose is to recognize academic excellence for international students.
This scholarship provides up to AUD $10,000 applied towards your tuition fee. This is a very limited scholarship, so we encourage you to accept your offer and scholarship early to avoid disappointment.
To be eligible for this scholarship, you must be a full-time international student commencing an undergraduate or postgraduate coursework degree (excluding Graduate Certificates and Global MBA courses) and meet the following criteria:
- Achieve a minimum WAM equivalent of 65 for Postgraduate applications; or a minimum ATAR equivalent of 85 for Undergraduate applications.
- Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer.
Scholarship Duration and Reward
Successful candidates will receive a grant of AUD$10,000. This prize award waves the tuition fee during the program. It is not renewable.
The scholarships DO NOT provide financial support in the form of a living allowance, nor does it provide for the cost of visa application, Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC), airfares, accommodation, conferences or other costs associated with study.
Method of Application
To be considered for this scholarship, applicants are required to complete a nomination form and hold a valid offer letter to study at Macquarie University. Applicants must complete an online application form and type “VCIS” in the Scholarship Name field and submit their student number as outline on your Macquarie University Offer Letter.
You are to apply at least two to three months before Session begins, in order to avoid disappointment, and to give you enough time to organize your student visa.
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application forms and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.