International Women’s Day Scholarship

This scholarship will support a current student to continue to achieve outstandingly in her studies. The scholarship will form part of the celebrations of International Women’s Day.

International Women’s Day (IWD) celebrates and acknowledges the achievements of women globally on 8 March each year.

Application process

Submit your personal statement by 5 February 2023 through My Enrolment.

Number available


Course of study

Any course at Southern Cross University in 2023 for a continuing student who has completed one full-time term.


$5,000 for one year.
See Information for recipients for details about general conditions and payments.

Eligibility criteria

Applicants for this Scholarship must:

  1. Be a current female student.
  2. Be studying full-time at Southern Cross University in 2023 at either Coffs Harbour (including National Marine Science Centre), Lismore or Gold Coast (including Coomera Creative) campus.
  3. The student must have completed at least one full-time term or either undergraduate or postgraduate study on campus at Southern Cross University.
  4. They must have excellent GPA.

Selection criteria

Selection will be based on:

  1. Academic merit AND
  2. An assessment of a personal introductory statement by the applicant (up to 200 words) which includes why the applicant is applying for the scholarship and how the degree will be used to help others. Please note that this statement will be published as part of the International Women’s Day celebrations to be held in March each year.

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