Alumni Leadership Scholarship

Every year, members of the Faculty's alumni community make donations to support scholarships for current students. It is in the spirit of making a difference that we are pleased to offer scholarships to deserving students. If you are a Bachelor of Commerce student you may apply to receive a scholarship that recognises leadership and contribution to the community.

Applications open

16 Sep 2019

Applications closed

8 Oct 2019

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Single payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

up to $5,000

Applicable study areas

Commerce, economics and management

Number of scholarships awarded

Approximately 2

  • Eligibility & selection criteria

    Eligibility

    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • Be a currently enrolled student undertaking the Bachelor of Commerce
    • Have a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 75 or above
    • Have completed 100 points of study in the Bachelor of Commerce (total points requirement)
    • Be able to demonstrate community involvement and/or leadership potential
    • Not be enrolled in the final semester of study

    Selection criteria

    The scholarships will be awarded by the Faculty of Business & Economics on recommendation from the selection panel.

    Short-listed candidates will be required to attend an interview.

    • Selection is based on:
      • Demonstrated community involvement and leadership potential
      • Academic Merit (Weighted Average Mark of 75 or above)

    Recipient(s) are expected to take part in reasonable Business & Economics Alumni promotional activities.

  • Application process

    Students should submit an online application which includes the following:

    • A cover letter addressing the eligibility criteria
    • Resume
    • Academic transcript (available from your student portal)

What are the benefits?

Each scholarship is valued at $5,000

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For complete listings of faculty-specific scholarships, please see individual faculty websites.

The information listed here is subject to change without notice. Where we have listed information about jointly run scholarships programs, please also see our partners' websites. Information describing the number and value of scholarships awarded is indicative.