Scholarship Overview

The Federation University Australia is now accepting prospective international students into the Global Excellence Scholarship program. The Federation University Australia Global Excellence Scholarship is offered to eligible high achieving international students applying for undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs with a distinction average. International students who will be starting Federation University program in 2022 or 2023 will be automatically awarded this scholarship on meeting the selection criteria. 

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Brief Information about Federation University Australia

Federation University Australia is a public, multi-sector university based in Ballarat in Victoria, Australia. The university also has campuses in Ararat, Horsham, Stawell, Churchill, Berwick, and Brisbane, as well as online technical and further education (TAFE) courses and Horsham's higher education nursing program. Federation University is the fourth oldest tertiary education institution in Australia, having begun under predecessor institutions in 1870, during the Victorian gold rush. With the merger between the University of Ballarat and Monash University's Gippsland campus in 2013, the university changed its name to Federation University from 2014.

Host Institution(s)

The host institution is Federation University Australia,  Australia.


A Bachelor's or a Postgraduate degree in any suitable program offered at Federation University Australia.

Scholarship value

The Federation University Australia Global Excellence Scholarship is equivalent to 25% of
the annual tuition fees of an undergraduate or post graduate program and is offered as a tuition
fee discount.

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To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must be:

  • A prospective international student
  • Enrolling as a commencing student in semester 1, 2 or summer semester in 2022 or
  • Eligible to study in Australia with a valid visa
  • Not be in receipt of any other University Scholarship
  • Meet the criteria of a Genuine High Achiever
  • Undergraduate degree program – overall academic performance with
    'Distinction' in Year 12 (senior high school)
  • Postgraduate degree program – overall academic performance with ‘Distinction’
    in Bachelor degree study from HE Section 1 University 
  • The student must meet the minimum English requirements for admission into the selected
    program and no more than 10 weeks EAP program to be offered (or equivalent).

Application Instructions

  • Applicants are automatically assessed for the scholarships when applying for a program at
    Federation University Australia. There is no need to submit a separate application.
  • Applicants must commence the program in semester 1, 2 or summer semester in 2022 or 2023.

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