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First year students – this is your last chance to apply for a $24,000 scholarship!

Published: 10th February 2023

Is this your first year of university out of high school? Are you relocating from a regional area of WA to attend? This $24,000 scholarship could be for you!


The George Alexander Foundation Scholarship is on offer to support access to education for promising young people, particularly those from rural and remote areas and provides the funds for accommodation and living expenses in Perth. With seven scholarships up for grabs, you can apply for the scholarship no matter the Bachelor degree you are starting this semester as long as you meet the below eligibility requirements:

  • be an Australian Citizen
  • have graduated from secondary school in the previous two years
  • have a history of high academic achievement with an achieved ATAR of 80 or higher
  • have relocated from an inner regional, outer regional, remote, or very remote location
  • can demonstrate examples of personal leadership and/or contributions to the community

Keep in mind, successful candidates must study full-time internally at Murdoch University and be commencing their first year of tertiary study. Applications close this Sunday 12 February 2023 so follow the link to get your application started today!