International Centre :Flinders University International Travel Scholarship

Opening Date: 03-04-2017   Closing Date: 30-04-2017  

DESCRIPTION

Flinders University has established the Flinders University International Travel scholarship to assist students to enhance their Flinders University studies by providing an international perspective.

Subject to the availability of funding, one or more grants valued at either $500 (short term) or $1,000 (for semester) will be awarded in each year.

ELIGIBILITY

Applicants must:

• Be an enrolled onshore student in an undergraduate course at Flinders University at the time of application and throughout the duration of  their scholarship; and

• have successfully completed at least 36 units of the undergraduate course at the commencement of overseas study; or

• have successfully completed at least 18 units of the postgraduate course at the commencement of overseas study; and

• be accepted into the Flinders University Exchange program or an approved short term mobility program; and

• have their overseas study count as credit towards their course of study at Flinders University; and

• not be in receipt of any other Flinders University administered award which provides travel assistance.

TENURE

The scholarship will be awarded for study undertaken overseas for a period of no longer than six months. Applicants will be eligible for a scholarship to contribute towards the cost of economy class international airfares and domestic travel with the nominated program, and additional living expenses while in-country including accommodation and meals associated.

The scholarship will be withdrawn if the subsidy holder ceases to meet the eligibility criteria specified above.

FINANCIAL ARRANGEMENTS


The scholarships will be funded by the Flinders University International Centre. The number of scholarships to be awarded will be determined by the Vice President and Pro-Vice Chancellor (International) (or nominee).

SELECTION


The Flinders University International Travel scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and the extent to which an applicant’s proposed program of study will enhance their Flinders University studies by providing an international perspective. Selection will be made in consultation with Student Finance Services and the International Centre.

APPLICATION

Applications for short-term travel in Semester 2 2017 (1 July to 31 December 2017) will close on 30 April 2017.

 

  • Exchange program applicants

An application for the Flinders University Exchange Program will be considered an application for this scholarship. No separate application is required for semester or year long exchange scholarships. Interested students should consult with their Faculty Office before applying to ensure that their proposed program of study is acceptable for credit towards their Flinders University course.

  • Short term mobility applicants

Applications should be submitted online through the Flinders University Student System by the specified closing date for travel in each semester. Applicants will need to login and navigate to the My Scholarships tab to submit an application.

 


 

  • View rules for this scholarship scheme.
Scholarship Type: undergraduate, continuing, exchange and overseas travel,

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