About the Scholarship:
Applications are now open for the prestigious John Monash Scholarships at Flinders University. These scholarships are offered to outstanding Australian graduates pursuing postgraduate studies at top universities worldwide. The scholarships are open to candidates of any age, gender, academic discipline, or university preference, provided they have demonstrated excellence in their chosen fields, leadership potential, and a commitment to making a positive impact on Australia. John Monash Scholarships are generously supported by the Australian Government, private sector organizations, universities, and individuals.
About Flinders University:
Flinders University is a renowned public research university located in Adelaide, South Australia. Established in 1966, it is named after British explorer Matthew Flinders, known for mapping Australia’s coastline in the early 19th century. Flinders University is known for its interdisciplinary education and consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in Australia, particularly in the fields of medicine and humanities.
Details about John Monash Scholarships at Flinders University:
- Scholarship Sponsors: Australian Government, Private Sector Organizations, Universities, and Individuals
- Scholarship Value: $75,000 per year
- Number of Awards: Not specified
- Study Level: Postgraduate
- Host Institution: Flinders University
Recipients of the John Monash Scholarships receive the following benefits:
- A stipend of $75,000 per year for the duration of their studies, up to a maximum of three years.
- Eligibility for partial or full fee exemptions at top international universities for specific degree programs. These universities include the University of Groningen (Netherlands), King’s College London (UK), Cranfield University (UK), and IE University Madrid (Spain).
Eligibility Criteria for John Monash Scholarships:
Applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria to be considered for the John Monash Scholarships:
- Hold Australian citizenship.
- Have completed or are close to completing a degree from an Australian institution.
- Be willing to commence postgraduate studies abroad in the calendar year following the year of application. Acceptance to the university is not required at the time of application.
- Note: Applicants who have been awarded Rhodes, Fulbright, or Ramsay scholarships are not eligible for John Monash Scholarships.
Selection Process for John Monash Scholarships:
Candidates are selected based on the following criteria:
- Academic Excellence: Exceptional academic performance, including achievements, publications, performances, exhibits, businesses, and professional accomplishments.
- Leadership: Evidence of leadership abilities or expertise, which may be demonstrated through academic pursuits, work experiences, or community involvement.
- Commitment to Australia: A well-defined career path that reflects the candidate’s potential to contribute to Australia and a clear trajectory showcasing their societal impact. This also includes selecting a suitable university and field of study.
Application Procedure for John Monash Scholarships:
Interested candidates can complete the application form available HERE or the John Monash Foundation website or submit their applications online. For any inquiries or questions, applicants can contact the John Monash Foundation via email.
Application Deadline: July 14, 2023