MNHS International Travel Grant

MNHS International Travel Grant

This scholarship is awarded to students from the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences who are undertaking an elective placement in a seriously disadvantaged Australian community or a developing country.

Applications

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Total scholarship value

$2000

Number offered

Varies

Bachelor of Nutrition Science

Orlaine

Coming from a single-parent household, it can be difficult to afford university expenses. Having a scholarship relieves me from having to take up a second job, and opens up options for me to take up a work placement unit. It helps cover some cost of the work placement, so I can focus on developing my skills at university.

Am I eligible?

You must be one of the following:

  • An International student
  • International student and the holder of a temporary protection or bridging visa (E) or a sponsored international student (e.g AIDAB).

You must meet the following criteria:

  • International student and the holder of a temporary protection or bridging visa (E) or a sponsored international student (e.g AIDAB).
  • Current full-time student in an undergraduate degree in the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences at a Monash campus in Australia.
  • Undertaking an elective placement in a disadvantaged community or developing country.

Benefits

  • $2000 one-off payment.

Number offered

  • The number offered varies depending on funding.

Selection criteria

  • Based on academic achievement.
  • The merit of the proposed work program in the seriously disadvantaged community (as determined by the selection committee).
  • The quality of the written submission, in which students will be expected to demonstrate how the financial assistance of the grant would assist with the budgeted cost of undertaking the elective.

To retain this scholarship:

  • Cannot be deferred.

How to apply

Every scholarship may have a different application process – or none at all. Read the application details carefully and submit your application by the deadline. For more details, visit our scholarships application page.


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