Outstanding Academic Performance Scholarship

Supports an International student at Southern Cross University who has obtained an outstanding academic record in either undergraduate or postgraduate degree.

Application process

Follow the instructions on the Outstanding Academic Performance Scholarship Application which you can find on SCU International’s downloads page.


$4000. Paid in the second session of full-time study as a reduction in tuition fee.
See Information for recipients for details about general conditions and payments.

Course of study

Any undergraduate or postgraduate coursework degree at either the Gold Coast, Lismore or Coffs Harbour campus. Note Applications either from or into a pathway program (e.g. diploma, graduate certificate or graduate diploma) will not be accepted.

Selection criteria

  1. The applicant currently is enrolled as an eligible international student at Southern Cross University.
  2. Successfully completed a minimum of one year of study at Southern Cross University and obtained a distinction average (minimum)
  3. The student is not a citizen or permanent resident of Australia and New Zealand.
  4. Applicants must not be either from or into a pathway program (e.g. Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma)

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