UWA-funded scholarships

At UWA, we encourage students to pursue excellence in their studies and offer a range of scholarships to prospective international students to support them financially.

Global Excellence Scholarship

The University of Western Australia is offering scholarships to high achieving students across the globe. This significant scholarship will be awarded to high-achieving undergraduate and postgraduate students, from selected countries, who apply for particular courses at the University.

The scholarships will be open to eligible students applying to commence their studies from Semester One in 2020.

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Postgraduate scholarships for Mexican students

UWA provides some postgraduate scholarships to Mexican students who are recipients of scholarships or funding from CONACYT and FIDERH. For more information contact the Future Students Centre.

Postgraduate scholarships for Colombian students

UWA has a number of agreements with funding agencies in Colombia, including COLFUTURO, ICETEX and COLCIENCIAS, to provide a 25% tuition discount to scholarship recipients. For more information contact the Future Students Centre.


Postgraduate – Research

There are two major scholarship schemes for postgraduate students interested in research courses. These include the International Research Training Program (RTP) Scholarships. Learn more about these scholarships.

English Language Course Scholarship for International PhD Students

The UWA English Language Bridging Scholarship is a 10-week pre-course English language program, offered free of charge to selected students who have been offered a PhD place at UWA and have not quite achieved the UWA English entry requirement. For more information contact marketing-celt@uwa.edu.au.


International Loyalty Program

UWA offers reduced fees to the third and subsequent siblings of international students who have studied or are currently studying at the University. For more information see International Loyalty Program flyer.