Monash International Scholarship for Excellence

Monash International Scholarship for Excellence

This scholarship is offered to the 10 highest-achieving international students studying Australian Year 12 or International Baccalaureate in Australia. If you have an ATAR of 98.00+ or equivalent, you will be automatically considered for this scholarship when you apply for a Monash undergraduate degree through VTAC.

Total scholarship value

Up to $40,000

Number offered

10 per year

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Zahra Ali, Pakistan

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I am fortunate to come from a family of doctors, writers and teachers, so it was already ingrained in us how important getting an education was. If there is one thing to describe my experience at Monash, it would be inspirational. Monash motivated me to explore my passion and be who I truly want to be.

Am I eligible?

You must be studying as one of the following:

  • Current Year 12 or International Baccalaureate student in Australia

You must meet the following criteria:

  • Commencing students must achieve an ATAR of 98.00+
  • Intending to enrol in a full-time undergraduate degree at Monash (Bachelor)

Benefits

  • $10,000 per annum (48 credit points of study), up to a maximum of four years.
  • An invitation to apply for a place in Monash Minds, a leadership program for first-year students.
  • Recipients may be asked to participate or be profiled in relevant Monash marketing, recruitment and promotional activities

Number offered

10 per year

Selection criteria

  • Based on academic achievement and offered to the highest-achieving students.
  • ATAR of 98.00+ or equivalent

To retain this scholarship:

  • You must maintain a distinction average (70% or above) each semester.
  • You must remain enrolled as an international student.

How to apply

  • No application is required.
  • All eligible students who apply for an undergraduate course through VTAC will be automatically assessed.
  • This scholarship can be deferred.

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.