STEM Scholarships for Latin American students

This scholarship is open for commencing Latin American international students undertaking a select program at RMIT’s STEM College, providing financial assistance towards the first year of study.

Value and duration

The total value of the scholarship is AU$10,000, one-off payment towards future tuition fee to be paid after the first census date.

Number of scholarships available

Three (3) scholarships are available for semester 1 or 2, 2023.

Eligibility

To qualify for this scholarship, you must:

  • be a citizen of Latin America countries
  • applying from Latin America countries
  • be an international student holding a valid student visa or plan to apply for a student visa prior to the program commencement
  • not be an existing RMIT University student
  • achieve an overall 70% average or equivalent in your last completed qualification
  • enrol in Semester 1 or 2, 2023 for any Vocational Education, Bachelor, Graduate Diploma or Master by coursework programs^ offered by one of RMIT Schools below:
  • submit an application for this scholarship
  • 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.

Open date

Applications are open.

Closing date

Semester 1, 2023: 31 January 2023
Semester 2, 2023: 30 June 2023

How to apply

  1. Submit an application to study at RMIT
  2. Receive an offer letter to study at RMIT for Semester 1 or 2, 2023
  3. Submit an application form for this scholarship
     

Terms and conditions

  • Applicants with ELICOS packaged offer are eligible, however they must commence their Vocational Education, Bachelor or Master by coursework program in Semester 1 or 2, 2023.
  • If you have been offered an ELICOS packaged offer, this scholarship will apply when you articulate into the eligible program.
  • 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 is offered on a rolling basis until exhausted.

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

Contact

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Acknowledgement of Country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business.