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10/11/2022 | Useful information
From providing a sense of financial security to being an impressive achievement to add to your resume, scholarships have the power to change your life, long after graduating.
As an international student studying at the University of Canberra (UC), you could be eligible for a number of scholarships, that reward you for your academic integrity.
Read on to find out everything you need to know about UC’s international student scholarships and what you’ll need to do to apply.
At UC, we want to acknowledge our outstanding international students and support you reaching your goals.
This scholarship awards a 20 per cent reduction in the total tuition fee to international students commencing an undergraduate or postgraduate course at our Bruce campus. Students must have achieved the following academic criteria in their year twelve studies to be eligible:
The UC International Merit Scholarship awards 10 per cent off the total tuition fee to international students commencing undergraduate or postgraduate study at our Bruce campus. Students must have achieved the following academic criteria in their year twelve studies to be eligible:
This scholarship awards 25 per cent off the total tuition fee to international students from specific countries who are commencing an eligible undergraduate or postgraduate course. The criteria for the UC International Course Merit Scholarship also note that articulation, sponsored and diplomatic students are not eligible to apply.
Eligible students must have also achieved the following academic criteria in their year twelve studies:
UC’s streamlined scholarship application process means that as an international student, you are automatically assessed for all eligible scholarships when you apply for their courses. It’s that easy!
This means that you don’t have to submit a separate application form. Simply submit your international student application form to study at UC, and we’ll assess your eligibility for relevant scholarships. If you’ve been successfully awarded a scholarship, it will be stated on your letter of offer.
Receiving a scholarship gives you a number of benefits, which are incredibly far-reaching.
The immediate benefit of a UC scholarship is the financial support. This means you can feel more financially secure during your studies and aims to alleviate the financial pressure that can come with being an international student. This is just the beginning, though!
Since each UC scholarship rewards students for their previous academic achievements, a scholarship can also give you a wonderful confidence boost in your academic abilities.
Being awarded a scholarship can give you a good reason to stay motivated in your studies and push yourself toward even greater success.
A UC scholarship can have a big impact on your career. Having an academic scholarship on your resume can really impress your future employers, while demonstrating your hard work and dedication to your studies.
If you have any questions about scholarships at UC, reach out to the friendly team at the Scholarships Office.
UC acknowledges the Ngunnawal people, traditional custodians of the lands where Bruce campus is situated. We wish to acknowledge and respect their continuing culture and the contribution they make to the life of Canberra and the region. We also acknowledge all other First Nations Peoples on whose lands we gather.