Nathan Asher Student Experience Scholarships

The Nathan Asher Scholarships supports one postgraduate student and one undergraduate student who have contributed to the student experience at a metropolitan branch campus of Southern Cross University (Sydney, Melbourne).

Application process

Complete the application online through My Enrolment. Applications close 30 Jan 2022.


$5000 per year for 1 year.
See Information for recipients for details about general conditions and payments

Course of study

Any full-time postgraduate or undergraduate coursework degree at either the SCU Sydney or SCU Melbourne branch campus.

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for the Nathan Asher Student Experience Scholarship an applicant must:

  1. be an international student enrolled in full-time study at either SCU Sydney or SCU Melbourne campus and
  2. have demonstrated academic achievement after the completion of between six and eight units.

Selection criteria

Recipients will be selected following an evaluation of:

  1. The student’s proven record of demonstrating leadership and involvement at their campus and or in the community.
  2. The applicant’s short essay (maximum of 1000 words) submitted on the topic: “Why you believe you should be awarded the Nathan Asher Student Experience Scholarship and how the funds will assist your studies.”
  3. An interview with the shortlisted candidates.
  4. The current course GPA