2020 / 2021 Curtin International Scholarships

The 2020/2021 Curtin International Scholarships continue Curtin’s proud tradition of supporting students around the world to realise their potential.

The scholarships are open to:

  • future students seeking to study a Curtin bachelor or master by coursework degree and
  • current Curtin students intending to move to a new course of study after completing their current course (bachelor to master, for example)

Scholarship recipients will receive financial assistance amounting to up to 25 percent of first-year tuition fees.

Additionally, students who need to improve their English proficiency before beginning their studies at Curtin may be eligible for our subsidised English Language program.

CategoryInternational student criteria
Access Support Scholarship
[Applications close 26 February 2021]

Students must be international, fee paying student; Not financially supported by any government sponsor.; Must be commencing studies in Semester 1, 2021 studies online outside Western Australia due to border closure and associated travel restrictions; A recipient of either a Curtin International Merit, Curtin International Alumni & Family or Curtin International Australian Year 12 Scholarship
Full eligibility criteria available on the scholarship description page.
Starter Support Scholarship
[Applications close 26 February 2021]

For students studying online, outside of Western Australia for Semester 1, 2021 and commencing a full Curtin undergraduate or master by coursework program.
Full eligibility criteria available on the scholarshipdescription page.
Destination Australia Scholarship
[Applications open]
This scholarship is available to high achieving mining and metallurgy postgraduate students who will be completing their full degree at the Curtin Kalgoorlie campus. Eligible courses are Master of Engineering Science (Mining) and Master of Engineering Science (Metallurgy)
Alumni and Family Scholarship
[Applications open 1 September 2020]
Any nationality except Australian. For students who can demonstrate close personal ties to Curtin University. For example, students must present evidence that they, their sibling, half-sibling, parent or child are members of Curtin Alumni or are currently enrolled students.
Merit Scholarship
[Applications open 1 September 2020]
High achieving students of any nationality except Australian.
Australian Year 12 Scholarship
[Applications open 1 September 2020]
International students of any nationality except Australian, who successfully complete an Australian high school qualification either in Australia or overseas.
Diplomatic Scholarship
[Applications open 1 September 2020]
Any citizenship (except Australian), either in Australia or coming to Australia on a visa subclass of 995.

Applicants from all categories are able to choose from a wide range of courses across the University’s study areas of business, humanities, health sciences, and science and engineering.