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Monash International Merit Scholarship

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Merit Based


They invite students from all countries who have received an offer from Monash or who are currently enrolled with the university to apply for the Monash International Merit Scholarship. As a scholarship recipient, you will receive $10,000 per annum for the duration of your degree.


  • $10,000 per annum (48 credit points of study) paid per year until the minimum number of points for your degree is completed.
  • Commencing undergraduate students will be invited to apply for a place in Monash Minds, a leadership program for first-year students.

Scholarship Requirements:

  • Intending to enrol full-time in undergraduate or postgraduate (coursework) degree at a Monash campus in Australia.
  • For commencing students, you must have received a Monash offer.

Selection criteria:

  • Based on academic achievement.
  • Current students must have achieved a minimum weighted average mark of 85
  • Students will also be assessed on their scholarship application statement (500 words), and their potential to be an ambassador for Monash University.
  • Preference will be given to commencing students.

How To Apply:

  • You must submit a separate application form for this scholarship (due dates below).
  • Before applying for this scholarship, you must have received a full Monash course offer with no conditions.
  • Can be deferred within the same calendar year only.
  • Do not submit supporting documentation with your application – this will not be considered.


Selection round and closing date


Round one: 15 October

Semester one or two of the following year

Round two: 15 November

Semester one or two of the following year

Round three: 15 January

Semester one or two of the current year

Round four: 15 March

Semester two of the current year

Round five: 15 April

Semester two of the current year

Round six: 15 May

Semester two of the current year