For the academic year 2022–2023, Flinders University created the Destination Australia Scholarships initiative to draw highly talented students to Australia.
The initiative aims to expand and improve regional Australian higher education providers, support domestic and international students studying in regional Australia, and provide students with a high-quality educational experience. For domestic students, there are twelve scholarships available, while students from abroad can apply for two.
Flinders Institution is a public research university that was established in 1966. It offers higher degree research supervision across all fields along with more than 160 undergraduate and graduate courses.
The 2022 Times Higher Education rankings place Flinders University at 266 among the top 300 universities worldwide. Many sports teams at Flinders University participate in both friendly and professional contests.
Why attend Flinders University to study? The knowledge and self-assurance you need to succeed in your studies and chosen profession are available at Flinders University. Students at Flinders love working in a demanding, exciting environment where they are continually pushed and intellectually stimulated.
SUMMARY FOR AUSTRALIA DESTINATION SCHOLARSHIPS
Application Deadline: 5thAugust 2022.
- University or Organization: Flinders University
- Department: NA
- Course Level: Undergraduate
- Award: $15,000
- Number of Awards: 14
- Access Mode: Online
- Nationality: Domestic or international
- The award can be taken in Australia
The applicants must fulfill each of the requirements below in order to be eligible for Destination Australia Scholarships:
- Be starting a bachelor’s program at Flinders University’s Riverland campus.
- Maintain ongoing residency in a regional area as defined by the 2016 Australian Statistical Geography Standard Remoteness Structure from the Australian Bureau of Statistics
- be fully enrolled.
- International recipients must additionally have a student visa throughout the scholarship period.
Eligible Countries: All nationalities.
Eligible Course or Subjects: The scholarship will be awarded in any subject offered by the university
How to Apply: Applications should be submitted online through the Flinders University Student System by the specified closing date. After that, the applicants can apply for the award.
Supporting Documents: All academic documentation submitted to Flinders electronically must be certified. They also require certified copies of passports for applicants from some countries.
Admission Requirements: Scholarships will be awarded for the duration of the recipient’s program, subject to maintaining a GPA of 4.0. The maximum tenure is three years.
Language Requirement: International students must satisfy English language proficiency requirements for admission. If your first language is not English, you will need to have:
Achieved the required test score for the course you are applying for. The IELTS and equivalent scores to meet the various levels are shown in Schedule 1 and the table below. IELTS, TOEFL, PTE, and Cambridge tests must be taken in a registered testing center.
Benefit of Destination Australia Scholarship: The selected students will be provided $15,000 per annum for the duration of the recipient’s program, up to a maximum of three years at Flinders University.