ANU-Study Canberra India Scholarship


There shall be 10 scholarships available for the semester 1, 2016 intake for new international students' from India known as the ANU-Study Canberra India Scholarship. The Scholarships are highly competitive and shall be offered to successful applicants who have achieved at an excellent level in their final years of schooling or university studies in India.


The Scholarship shall be available for an applicant who:

  • is defined as an overseas student under the terms of the Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000;
  • is a citizen of India and has studied in India immediately prior to coming to Canberra to commence the program that they have applied for at the Australian National University;
  • has achieved at an excellent level in their final years of schooling, demonstrated by excellent results in their secondary studies qualification or undergraduate degree;
  • has applied, and received an unconditional offer for admission to the Australian National University by the date advertised on the University website; and
  • will enrol in the first year of a single or double undergraduate coursework degree program or postgraduate coursework degree program in semester 1 2016.


Selection will be based on academic merit and scholarship application.


The Scholarship will be valued at $10,000. $2,500.00 will be paid to the student upon them enrolling in the first semester of their chosen undergraduate or postgraduate coursework program.  The remaining $7,500 will be paid after the census date of the first semester that the student is enrolled.

How to apply

Eligible applicants will need to apply for the scholarship separately from their application for admission.  The scholarship application is available at the top right of this page..

Further information

Only applicants that have accepted an offer of admission to study an undergraduate or postgraduate coursework degree at ANU in semester 1 2016 will be considered for this scholarship.  Applicants that do not provide a valid ANU ID number will not be considered.

Dependents or a spouse of staff of diplomatic or consular missions enrolling in a postgraduate degree are eligible. Undergraduate student will not be considered.