Academic Excellence Scholarships for Japanese, Mongolian, South Korean and Taiwanese students

This scholarship is open for commencing international students from Japan, Mongolia, South Korea and Taiwan undertaking any RMIT programs which can provide financial assistance towards first year of study.

Value and duration

The total value of the scholarship is AU$5,000, one-off payment to be paid after census date.

Number of scholarships available

Three (3) scholarships are available for Semester 1 2021 

Eligibility

In order to qualify for this scholarship, you must:

  • be a citizen of Japan, Mongolia, South Korea or Taiwan
  • apply from Japan, Mongolia, South Korea or Taiwan
  • not an existing RMIT student
  • enrol for Semester 1 2021 in any RMIT programs (excludes ELICOS and Higher Degree by Research)
  • provide either a personal statement (approx. 200 words) or a 60-90 seconds video. Please introduce yourself, explain why you think you deserve the scholarship and tell us why you would be the perfect RMIT Ambassador
  • applicants with a conditional offer will need to meet the conditions of their offer before they can be awarded the scholarship
  • applicants with ELICOS packaged offer are eligible however they must commence their main program (including Foundation Studies) in Semester 1 2021.
  • applicants must submit an application for this scholarship

Open date

Applications are now open.

Closing date

31 January 2021 for Semester 1 2021 intake

How to apply

  1. Select an eligible program
  2. Submit an application to study at RMIT
  3. Receive an offer letter to study at RMIT for Semester 1 2021
  4. Submit an application form for this scholarship
     

Terms and conditions

  • This scholarships is only available to non-existing RMIT students.
  • Applicants with a conditional offer will need to meet the conditions of their offer before they can be awarded the scholarship.
  • If you have been offered an ELICOS packaged offer, this scholarship will apply when you articulate into the eligible program.
  • Applicants with ELICOS packaged offer are eligible however they must commence their main program (including Foundation Studies) in Semester 1 2021.
  • This scholarship cannot be deferred.
  • The value of your scholarship is based on full-time 48 credit points enrolment load in your first semester, which will be adjusted accordingly if your enrolment load is reduced.
  • RMIT International may profile scholarship recipients.
  • Scholarship selection is based on academic merit and personal statement or video.
  • Successful applicants will be notified; unsuccessful applicants will not be contacted.
  • Applicants should not be in receipt of any other scholarship covering tuition fees (applicants currently in receipt of a scholarship loan may be considered).
  • The scholarships will be offered on a rolling basis until exhausted.

For full terms and conditions please view the International Scholarships Terms and Conditions.

Contact

Online: Make an enquiry

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