~ Australian Catholic University Postgraduate Scholarship ~
Australian Catholic University (ACU) is now accepting applications from suitably qualified students for their Australian Catholic University Postgraduate Scholarship. It is a fully-funded scholarship for all students.
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Australian Catholic University International Student Scholarships reward beginning undergraduate and postgraduate international students who have shown outstanding academic merit in prior studies.
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Aim of Australian Catholic University Postgraduate Scholarship
The scholarship will cover half of the full-time fees for the minimum duration of your course (inclusive of RPL/Credit)
There are 20 scholarships available annually
Requirements for Scholarship
1. Citizenship: International students.
2. Course: any ACU degree (excluding pathway /Diploma/Graduate Certificate courses).
3. Year level: First year.
4. Required study load: Full-time.
5. You must have an offer for a place in an undergraduate or postgraduate program at ACU, starting in Semester 2 2022.
6. You must have achieved results of at least 80% (equivalent to a GPA of 5.8 on the ACU 7-point scale) in a previous study completed within the last two years (undergraduate applicants) or four years (postgraduate applicants).
7. You must apply for an ACU program that is an equal to or higher level of study than the currently held qualifications.
8. You must not be receiving any other ACU scholarship or award.
9. You must not be attending ACU as a Study Abroad or exchange student.
To remain eligible for this scholarship, recipients are required to maintain:
1. An overall minimum GPA of 4.75 (on the ACU seven-point scale) for the duration of their course.
2. A minimum pass grade for all units attempted.
3. The Scholarship is not transferable to alternative courses or campuses post initial enrolment.
4. Students must pay required tuition fees by relevant due dates.
5. The Scholarship remains valid for students on an approved Leave of Absence for up to 12 months.
6. Successful applicants must also agree to act as student ambassadors for ACU and support promotional activities.
Selection Process for Scholarship
1. Applications are assessed based on academic merit.
2. The Selection Committee may give consideration to the diversity of the source countries of applicants and the courses in which they are enrolled (including across a spread of undergraduate and postgraduate coursework programs and campuses).
Documents Required for Application
1. Applicants will be required to provide the following as part of the application:
2. Evidence of academic merit, showing achievement of an average of at least 80% (GPA 5.8 on the ACU 7 point scale) across your most recent program of study.
(Academic records must include original language documents, translations (where applicable) and an official explanation of the grading system).
June 11, 2022