Application Deadline: 31st January 2017 for Session 1 intake (February) or 30th June 2017 for Session 2 intake (July).
Offered annually? Yes
Brief description: The Macquarie University Australia through its Country Scholarships is offering the 2017/2018 Africa Scholarships for undergraduate and postgraduate degree at the university
Eligible Field of Study: courses offered at the university
About Scholarship: Under the Africa scholarships, Macquarie University will provide a specific amount annually to each successful student commencing in either 2016 or 2017. Payment of the scholarship will be applied equally towards your tuition fee for each session for the duration of your studies. As this scholarship is competitive, you are encouraged to accept your course and scholarship offers without delay to guarantee your eligibility to receive the scholarship.
Scholarship Type: Partial scholarships for Undergraduate & Masters taught programmes
Selection Criteria and Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship, candidate must:
Be a citizen of an African country.
Have applied for undergraduate or postgraduate coursework through a registered Macquarie University agent or through our online application system.
Have met the University’s academic and English requirements for the course offered at our North Ryde campus.
Have enrolled and be ready to begin your course in 2016 (commencement may not be deferred).
Commence study in the session and year indicated in your scholarship letter of offer. Commencement may not be deferred.
Number of Scholarships: Not specified
Value of Scholarship: The university will provide AU$5000 annually towards your tuition fees for the length of the course (AU$2500 is credited against your tuition fees each semester).
Duration of Scholarship: The scholarship is awarded annually for on-campus study only.
Eligible Countries: African countries
To be taken at (country): Macquarie University Australia
How to Apply: Candidates don’t need to apply directly to be considered for a country scholarship. Applicants who meet the criteria will be automatically advised of their eligibility in their Macquarie University course offer letter.
Details on how to apply to Macquarie University for a coursework degree are available on the website. Visit http://www.mq.edu.au/study/international-students/how-to-apply
Applicants who meet the criteria will be automatically advised of their eligibility in their Macquarie University course offer letter sent via email.
Sponsors: Macquarie University, Australia
Students who are on an English-packaged course are eligible for this scholarship if they commence their course in 2016 or 2017.
You’re not eligible if you have received any other Macquarie University scholarship for this course of study.
To remain eligible for this scholarship, you must stay enrolled in your original approved course of study and pass all units within the course.