Macquarie Higher Study Scholarship (MAHS)

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  Macquarie University

 Scholarship Name:  Macquarie Higher Study Scholarship (MAHS)

 Description:  The scholarship is designed to enable recipients to continue their studies to an honours level or postgraduate coursework program.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Honours), Doctor Degree (By Coursework), Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma, Master Degree (By Coursework), Postgraduate Certificate, Postgraduate Diploma

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $10,022

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $40,088 per year (2015 rate, indexed annually) for the duration of the program.

 Length:  4 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Australian or New Zealand citizens, or permanent residents of Australia; be eligible to study full time at the honours or postgraduate coursework level; be enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place or Domestic fee paying place; and demonstrate financial hardship. Consideration will be given to applicants who, in addition to financial hardship, demonstrate any of the following: capacity to triumph over hardship, Indigenous background, carer responsibilities, geographic disadvantage, non English speaking background, long term medical condition, or ongoing effects of abuse. Academic merit will also be considered.

 Target Group:  Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent, Educational disadvantage, Non-English speaking background, Physical, medical, psychological or learning difficulties, Rural and isolated area resident

 Study Location:  Australia – NSW: Sydney Metropolitan

 Closing Date:  30 September; Early January

 Other Details:  Apply via UAC: applications for main round offers close early January.

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Coursework Scholarships and Prizes Unit

 Contact Phone:  61 2 98507337

 Contact Email:

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  Macquarie University

 Provider Phone:  61 2 98507337

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