Scholarships

International House has a range of scholarships and bursaries for new and continuing students, to help alleviate some of the costs
associated with living away from home.

  • Click here to see our list of new undergraduate scholarships

    Scholarship Amount and durationEligibility
    Dawn Wade Scholarship Full fee ($28,800 p.a.) for 3 years.
    • Australian citizen from a rural or regional location
    • Applied for the first year University of Melbourne Bachelor of Commerce through VTAC
    • Applied for a Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS) via VTAC providing evidence of residence in a rural or regional area
    • Preference is given to students who have indicated on a SEAS application that they have experienced a disadvantaged financial background
    • More information
    • Online application required.

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    Clifford Family Scholarship

    Half fee ($14,400 p.a.) for 3 years.
    There are Two available.

    • Australian citizen from rural or regional areas.
    • Applied for the Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS) via VTAC providing evidence of residence in a rural or regional area
    • Preference is given to students who have also indicated on their SEAS application that they have experienced a disadvantaged financial background,* and
    • Applied for a first year University of Melbourne Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Biomedicine degree.
    Commerce at International House Scholarship Full fee ($28,800) for 1 year.
    • Australian citizen
    • Applied for the first year University of Melbourne Bachelor of Commerce through VTAC
    • Applied for a Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS) via VTAC providing evidence of residence in a rural or regional area
    • Preference is given to students who have also indicated on the SEAS application they have experienced a disadvantaged financial background
    • More information
    • Online application required.

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    Robert M Fels Rotary Club of MelbourneHalf fee
    ($14,000) for 1 year
    • Australian citizen from rural or regional area or refugee background
    • At least two of:
    • Financial need
    • Consistently good academic achievement.
    • Significant contribution to community

    Richard Cullen and SK Chan Scholarship

    (2 available)

    $5000 (one off bursary)
    • Chinese citizen
    • Preferred female
    • At least two of:
    • Financial need
    • Consistently good academic achievement.
    • Significant contribution to community

    Mavis Jackson Academic Potential Entrance Scholarship

    Quarter fee ($7,500)
    for 1 year.
    • International student, and
    • Applicant with the highest academic result from their final year of secondary education.
    Weickhardt Academic Potential Entrance Scholarship  Quarter fee ($7500)
    for 1 year.
    • Australian student, and
    • Applicant with the highest academic result from their final year of secondary education.
    1964 Alumni Scholarship $4,000 (one-off bursary)
    • Australian citizen from rural or regional Victoria
    • Applied for the Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS) via VTAC providing evidence of residence in a rural or regional area, and
    • Preference is given to students who have also indicated on their SEAS application that they have experienced a disadvantaged financial background.*
    Frank and Valarie Larkins ScholarshipQuarter fee ($7,500)
    for 1 year.
    • Australian citizen from rural or regional area
    • At least two of:
    • Financial need
    • Consistently good academic achievement.
    • Significant contribution to community
    SEAVIC Lodge No.8 Freemasons International House Bursary$5,000 p.a. for 3 years.
    • Malaysian student, and
    • Demonstrable financial need

    *Although not a primary criterion, the selection committee may consider applicants’ final high school results when selecting for this scholarship.

Scholarships Application

Once you have applied for a residential place at International House, you can download, complete and submit this form to apply for an IH scholarship.*  Please follow the instructions on the form carefully.

Scholarship applications for 2020 are now available.

Applications for 2020 residential places are now open.

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