International students who are interested in attending a school in a regional area of Australia may qualify for financial assistance through the Destination Australia program. Students who are awarded this scholarship will have the opportunity to participate in educational opportunities of a high standard in regional areas of Australia.
About the Scholarship Sponsor:
Melbourne, Australia is home to the well rated La Trobe Institution. With a freshman class of 552, this university began its existence in 1967 and has maintained a stellar reputation in the academic community for the past half-century. As one of the top 1.3 percent of the world’s 20,000 universities, it enjoys a stellar reputation as a leading center of academic study and discovery. In the most current Times Higher Education rankings, La Trobe University was ranked at #397, whereas in the Golden Age Rankings, it was ranked at #59. It has a long history of reputable scientific achievements that are well recognized. This university has cutting-edge research facilities located at both its Melbourne and Albury Wodonga campuses.
The principal campus of this educational institution is in Melbourne, the largest city in Australia, and it has the largest metropolitan campus in all of Australia. The company’s research park is dedicated to the creation and development of innovative products through partnerships with regional businesses, universities, and government agencies. Located at the heart of La Trobe University’s Research and Development is the Technology Enterprise Centre (TEC). More than that, it has three additional campuses in other parts of Melbourne. There are currently around 36,000 students enrolled at the university; roughly 7% of them are international students from 110 different countries. The Melbourne campus, which includes locations in Albury Wodonga, Bendigo, Melbourne city, Mildura, and Sydney, is home to more than 7,500 students.
This school placed 14th in Australia in the 2018–19 employability rankings. This college is quite pleased with its six-star overall rating as a Green Star Community, for which it has received accreditation. According to a poll of employer satisfaction, this school is the second best in Victoria and the fifth best in Australia for the general knowledge and flexibility of its graduates. The reputation that La Trobe University has earned for generating outstanding graduates who have found success in many fields of endeavor is well-earned. Around 200,000 people have graduated from La Trobe University, and among them are notable leaders in business, politics, sports, and other fields. Jacinta Collins, a prominent politician, Neil J. Gunther, a prominent physicist and computer scientist, and Tim Flannery, a prominent academic and paleontologist, are all alumni of this university. These three people are just a small sample of the many accomplished people that graduated from this institution. The educational institution offers a program called Work Integrated Learning to help students acquire work experience and learn skills that are directly applicable to the workplace.
Students from China, Mauritius, Singapore, and Vietnam can earn a degree from La Trobe University by studying at one of the university’s partner institutions in those countries through the school’s study abroad programs. Both the Rabelais Student Media newspaper and the 3rd Degree magazine provide students with opportunities to get involved in student media. In addition to a swimming pool and dance/yoga studios, the Melbourne campus features a fully-equipped gymnasium, squash and tennis courts, volleyball, badminton, indoor soccer, netball, and basketball courts. There are more than ninety distinct student organizations and societies on campus. Among the various options available to you include learning to code, practicing yoga, learning Latin dance, playing an instrument, or even learning how to play chess.
Throughout the school year, the Student’s Union is the site of many events and gatherings. Tutoring and other forms of assistance designed with pupils in mind. If you decide to enroll at La Trobe, you can be assured that we will be here to guide, inform, and assist you every step of the way. Since COVID-19 affects the worldwide community, it is our responsibility to continue providing education at a world-class level while protecting the safety of our students. We’re making it easier and more convenient for you to pursue a degree with us in a number of ways, such as by allowing you to start your studies with us online and then transfer to a traditional classroom setting, by providing more scholarship opportunities, by making study support available 24/7, and by allowing you more leeway in determining how much work you’re expected to complete. Courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, as well as in research, English, and on specific routes, are available at the university’s two colleges. The science college places a greater emphasis on health and engineering than the arts college does on the social sciences and business. Business, law, biological sciences, rural health, and public health are just some of the many areas of study available to students at these two universities.
Scholarship Sponsor(s): La Trobe University
Scholarship Country: Australia
Scholarship Worth: $7,500
Scholarship Type: Undergraduate
Nationality: International Students
Two payments of $7,500 each are made annually, following the census dates for the first and second semesters. Payments will be paid for a maximum of three years to new students enrolling in the undergraduate program, and for a maximum of two years to new students enrolling in the postgraduate coursework program.
Eligibility for Scholarship
The following requirements must be met by candidates in order for them to be considered for this scholarship:
- You must be a student from another country who will be beginning their first year of study in a coursework-based undergraduate or postgraduate program during the first semester of 2023.
- Attending classes on a full-time basis at one of the regional campuses of La Trobe University.
- If you currently live in, or have plans to move to, a regional location that the Australian Standard Geographical Classification Remoteness Area ranks as RA2 to RA5, you are eligible for this program. (Make sure the option next to “ASGS Remoteness Areas” is checked for 2016).
With the Bursary, students who don’t receive full support from outside sources can continue their education. Student expenses such as rent, living expenses, child support, and the like may rise unexpectedly and the Bursary is designed to assist them. Submittals for one-year bursaries ranging from $500 to $5,000 will be reviewed by the Economic History Society, which provides financial aid to postgraduate students (PhD) enrolled in UK institutions of higher education.
The La Trobe University 2022 Destination Australia Scholarships for International Students is open to all International Students
There is no need to submit a separate application. When students submit an application for an approved course, they will instantly be evaluated.
The application deadline for La Trobe University 2022 Destination Australia Scholarships for International Students is December 31, 2022.