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.

Undergraduate

UWA currently offers a number of undergraduate scholarships for eligible students from the following countries:

In addition, there are scholarships for eligible students undertaking courses provided by the Business School and the Faculty of Science.


Postgraduate – Coursework

The University offers a number of  of postgraduate coursework scholarships for high-achieving international students.

International postgraduate scholarships for Australian university graduates

International students who have completed and achieved excellent results in their undergraduate degree at an Australian university may be eligible for UWA's International Master's by Coursework Scholarship if they enrol in an applicable degree in 2017 or 2018.

For more information see International Master's by Coursework Scholarship.

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 see Scholarships for Mexican Students or contact Sara Normand, Regional Manager in the Americas.

Science International Postgraduate Merit Awards

Students who apply for an eligible postgraduate science course are automatically considered for a Science International Postgraduate Merit Awards

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 see Scholarships for Colombian Students or contact Sara Normand, Regional Manager in the Americas.

Postgraduate scholarships for Brazilian students

For more information in Portuguese about UWA and its master’s by coursework discounts for Brazilian students, see Scholarships for Brazilian Students or contact Sara Normand, Regional Manager in the Americas.

Postgraduate scholarships for Argentinian students

UWA has an agreement with BEC.AR in Argentina to offer a number of scholarships every year to undertake the following courses at UWA:

  • Master of Agricultural Science
  • Master of Biological Science
  • Master of Biotechnology
  • Master of Environmental Science
  • Master of Engineering in Oil and Gas
  • Master of Petroleum Geoscience

For more details contact Sara Normand, Regional Manager in the Americas.

Science International Postgraduate Merit Awards

Students who apply for an eligible postgraduate science course are automatically considered for a Science International Postgraduate Merit Awards

Postgraduate scholarships for Guatemalan students

UWA has an agreement with funding agencies in GUATEFUTURO in Guatemala and provides a 25 per cent tuition discount to scholarship recipients. For more details contact Sara Normand, Regional Manager in the Americas.


Postgraduate – Research

There are two major scholarship schemes for postgraduates. 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 [email protected].