Ocean King Scholarship

Ocean King Scholarship

Achieving Potential Scholarship for Distinction

Mr William Ma, founder of Ocean King, is committed to supporting educational opportunities for young people. Mr Ma wishes to help Monash University achieve its ambitions to equip exceptional students, irrespective of their background or circumstances, with the knowledge and confidence they need to pursue fulfilling careers and make a positive contribution to our society. This gift will support outstanding students, who may not otherwise be able to access higher education, with the chance to thrive and ultimately fulfil their potential.


3 Aug - 6 Nov 2020

Total scholarship value

Up to $6000

Number offered

One scholarship

Sediqa Hussaini

Diploma of Higher Education

Sediqa Hussaini: Because every little bit helps

Receiving a scholarship helps me to focus on my studies. It also means that I know I have the support of others in order to study and reach my goals.

Am I eligible?

You must be one of the following:

  • An Australian citizen

You must meet the following criteria:

  • Commencing or continuing student, enrolled in or intending to enrol in an undergraduate or postgraduate (coursework) degree at a Monash campus in Australia*.
  • Have a low income.

* Includes Diploma of Tertiary Studies and Diploma of Higher Education.


$6000 for one year only.

Number offered

One scholarship will be awarded.

Selection criteria

To retain this scholarship:

  • You must maintain a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 50 or above each semester.
  • You may be asked to provide an annual progress report to donors, giving them an opportunity to share your appreciation, experiences and benefits from receiving the scholarship.

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.