Monash students win Westpac scholarship

Six Monash students were chosen for the prestigious 2021 Westpac Asian Exchange Scholarship. Recipients were selected based on their drive to contribute to Australia’s success in Asia, and this opportunity will give them the chance to do just that.

Valued at $12,250, the scholarship allows recipients to spend up to 12 months in Asia beginning semester two 2022, pending travel restrictions being lifted and and in line with government advice. Students will partake in a unique cross-cultural experience encompassing education, development programs, language learning, internships and networking opportunities – all focused within their chosen field.

Of the 35 scholarship recipients from around Australia, the six Monash scholars are:

  • Stephanie Carter
  • Callum Jamieson
  • Joslyn Ma
  • Rebecca Walters
  • Michael Wang
  • Kevin Yu

Congratulations to the scholars!

Applications for the next round of Westpac Asian Exchange Scholarships will open in late 2021. To find out more, visit the Westpac Asian Exchange Scholarship website.