Scholarship for Asylum Seekers and Refugees
Students from refugee and asylum seeker backgrounds are eligible for financial assistance to pursue an undergraduate or postgraduate degree at Murdoch University.
• Be a person seeking asylum in Australia;
• Be on a Temporary Protection Visa or Safe Haven Enterprise Visa, or be in the process of applying for one of these or any other protection visa.
• Be eligible for enrollment into an undergraduate or postgraduate degree at the time of application; • Plan to enroll and begin studies at Murdoch University in Semester 1, 2023.
Tuition costs will be paid in full. The annual living stipend will be paid in the following repayments: $5,000 per yearWorldwide medical scholarships ($2,500 each semester) for the duration of the successful applicant’s degree. The price for Student Amenities will be waived. The lucky winner will also receive a Murdoch laptop.
application form completed Please send a copy of your visa or proof of application for a protection visa/SHEV/TPV. A personal statement (no more than one A4 page) that includes the following information: What is your past job and study experience – official (school or TAFE) or informal (volunteering, learning with volunteer organizations)? What are your motivations for studying your specific course, and how does this connect to your future career? What obstacles (financial or otherwise) does this scholarship help you overcome? Recommendation letter from a school (secondary or higher) or community leader (not a family member). Referee Statements that might help your application