Mavis Jackson Academic Potential Entrance Scholarship at International House

Live at International House residential college while studying at the University of Melbourne. This scholarship provides college fee remission of ~$7000 at International House for an outstanding academic applicant. The scholarship is named in honour of Mavis Jackson. Involved in fundraising from the college's foundation years, she was a Council member from 1955 to 1979 and Council Chair from 1973 to 1979.

Applications open

1 Aug 2019

Applications closed

6 Jan 2020

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

College fee remission
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

International student

Total value

25% fee remission

Applicable study areas

All study areas

Number of scholarships awarded


  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • be a first-year commencing undergraduate international student applying to reside at International House

    Selection criteria

    International student

    Applicant with the highest academic result from their final year of secondary education

  • Application process

    Apply for an undergraduate degree at the University of Melbourne and apply for a residential place at International House.

  • When will I know the outcome?

    Successful applicants are notified around the end of January.

What are the benefits?

One-off payment to International House to cover half of the residential fee for the first year.

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