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Apply for the 50% Funded Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarship - African Women in STEM

Updated: May 17, 2021

Brief Description

The Macquarie University Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarship - African Women in STEM provides a partial tuition fee scholarship for outstanding female students from certain African countries. This scholarship is introduced to support those who share the passion to study in the area of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, our elite and highly ranked programs at Macquarie University.


The total value of the scholarships is 50% of the total tuition fee and will be applied towards your tuition fee when you commence your study at Macquarie University.


Applicants must:

  • Be a female.

  • Have a citizenship of a country within the Sub-Saharan Africa region*.

  • Have met the University's academic and English requirements for the course to be considered for a scholarship.

  • Hold a full offer of admission or package offer with English for a coursework program that is listed as in the area of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics at Macquarie University (North Ryde Campus).

  • Have a minimum GPA of 5.0/7.0 for postgraduate applications and a minimum ATAR equivalent of 90 out of 100 for undergraduate applications.

  • Commence the degree program in 2021 or 2022. Commencement may not be deferred.

  • Have applied for a course which has a full-time study load.

  • Have applied for a program that is longer than one session in duration.

  • Upon receipt of the scholarship application, students will be contacted with further details on submitting a selfie video as part of the assessment process.

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