La Trobe’s Academic Excellence Scholarships are targeted towards high achieving international students from all countries across all of La Trobe’s undergraduate and postgraduate coursework programs. The awards are for newly commencing students only, and are non-renewable lump sums awarded across a maximum period of two semesters (or twelve months).
The AES Awards are open to international students proposing to undertake undergraduate and coursework full degrees at La Trobe (noting that Higher Degree Research, Exchange, Study Abroad, ELICOS and Foundation Studies and Diploma students are ineligible).
Selection is based primarily on academic excellence, and applicants will need to have scored a minimum of 75 per cent or equivalent in their previous degree/award to be competitive.
In addition to completing a Scholarship Application Form, students must have also submitted an application for admission, and have received an offer from La Trobe prior to the scholarship deadline.
Students with conditional offers may apply.
How to apply:
Applicants must complete an application form and submit to the relevant LTI regional Admissions staff via [email protected] by the application deadline noted below.
Semester 1, 2012:
- Friday 16 December 2011: all students applying from overseas
- Friday 27 January 2012: all students applying onshore
Semester 2, 2012:
- Friday 18 May 2012: all students applying from overseas
- Friday 29 June 2012: all students applying onshore
Continuation of the scholarship into a second semester (where relevant) is subject to satisfactory progress and continued enrolment in the program of study for which the scholarship was awarded. Maintaining a C grade average is required, and satisfactory progress will be monitored.