Vice-Chancellor's Undergraduate Scholarship for the Diplomatic Corps in Australia

Overview

To acknowledge the University's relationship with the Canberra diplomatic community a scholarship has been established that provides a tuition fee concession to accredited diplomats and their immediate family. 

Field of study

Any

Eligibility

The Scholarship shall be available for award to a prospective or current ANU student who:

  • is an accredited member of the Diplomatic Corps in Australia holding a 995 visa; or
  • is the legal or de factor partner/spouse of an accredited member of the Diplomatic Corps in Australia holding a 995 visa; or
  • is the child (including stepchild, adopted child or foster child) of an accredited member of the Diplomatic Corps in Australia holding a 995 visa; and
  • has a 995 visa which is current at the time of application to the University and will be valid through the first semester of study at the University to the last day of the examination period; and
  • is posted to, or whose parent/partner/spouse is posted to, an embassy in Canberra; and 
  • resides in Canberra or the ACT Region*; and
  • has received an offer of admission to the University; and
  • will enrol in their first undergraduate coursework degree program at the University; and 
  • is not receiving financial assistance from their embassy to assist with educational expenses.

*The ACT Region includes postcodes 0200-0299; 2600-2620; and 2900-2920.

Benefits

50% tuition fee waiver for up to 5 years.

How to apply

Applications should be submitted to the Coursework Scholarships Office prior to the first day of the semester in which the scholarship is sought.

Further information

The tuition fee concession will continue for the duration of the student's undergraduate degree as long as the 995 visa is valid for the entire first semester of study at ANU including through to the final day of the examination period of that semester.