Monash Queer Leaders Scholarship

Monash Queer Leaders Scholarship

Monash Leaders Scholarship

The Monash Queer Leaders Scholarship recognises the efforts of a Monash student who contributes to an inclusive culture and assists in promoting awareness and understanding of issues that may affect people of diverse genders and sexualities.

Applications

17 Jan - 4 Mar 2022

Total scholarship value

$6000 for one year only

Number offered

One scholarship per year

Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours)

Brienna

It's hard to learn when you're experiencing financial stress. My scholarship provided support to remove barriers to my education and helped me reach my potential.

Am I eligible?

You must be one of the following:

  • An Australian citizen
  • A New Zealand citizen
  • Australian permanent resident
  • Australian humanitarian visa holder

You must meet the following criteria:

  • Enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree (coursework) at a Monash campus in Australia.
  • Achieve a minimum Weighted Average Mark of 70.
  • Identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex or queer* community (LGBTIQ).

*In this context queer is used as an umbrella term to describe people of diverse genders and sexualities.

Benefits

$6000 per annum for one year only

Number offered

One per year

Selection criteria

  • Based on academic achievement and interview.
  • A demonstrated commitment to promoting awareness and understanding of issues that may affect people of diverse genders and sexualities.

To retain this scholarship:

  • Dependant upon ongoing participation in LGBTIQ inclusion activities at Monash.

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 applications page.


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