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2019 - Semester 1 - Curtin International Destination Scholarship - Scotland Exchange Program

Status: Open
Applications open: 12/01/2018
Applications close: 09/11/2018

About this scholarship

Description/Applicant information

The Curtin International Destination Scholarship - Scotland Exchange Program has been developed to assist students to undertake semester exchange at University of Aberdeen in Semester 1, 2019.  The scholarship is specific to the country and university of destination and semester of student exchange placement.

Student type
  • Current Students
  • Centre for Aboriginal Studies
  • Curtin Business School
  • Science & Engineering
  • Health Sciences
  • Humanities
Course type
  • Undergraduate
  • Postgraduate Coursework
Specifically for
  • Curtin students wanting to study overseas

Non-gender specific

  • New Zealand Citizen
  • Australian Permanent Resident
  • International students
  • Australian Citizen
  • Permanent Humanitarian Visa
Scholarship base
  • Merit Based
Maximum number awarded



This scholarship provides a total of $1,500 paid as a one-off payment.  Payment is made upon confirmation of exchange enrolment and prior to departure to the University of Aberdeen, Scotland.

Eligible courses

All courses are eligible for this scholarship, however students must be approved to undertake an exchange placement.

Eligibility criteria

Applicants for this scholarship must be able to meet the semester student exchange program criteria and be accepted by the host institution.

Students applying for two semesters of consecutive exchange at the same host univeristy will only be considered for a scholarship in their first semester of exchange.


  • Students who have received a Curtin International Scholarship or another Curtin International administered scholarship such as ISEP, ECKSEP and New Colombo Plan (multiple scholarshps may be permitted at the discretion of the Study Abroad and Student Exchange Office)
  • Students receiving the John Curtin Undergraduate Scholarship or Don Watts High Achiever Scholarship
Conditions that need to be met to keep your scholarship

To maintain the scholarship, students must:

  1. Maintain a full time enrolment of at least 75 credits per semester in the course that they received the offer for the scholarship at Curtin University, unless approved otherwise by the Study Abroad and Student Exchange (SASE) Office
  2. Successfully complete the semester student exchange program
  3. Be good Curtin Ambassadors and actively promote Curtin University as an exchange destination and participate in a SASE Office promotional activity upon their return to Curtin University

Unless there are exceptional circumstances, a recipient with unsatisfactory progress or who breaches the scholarship conditions shall be ineligible to retain the scholarship. Determination of exceptional circumstances shall be at the discretion of the Manager, Mobility and Sponsor Development.

How to apply

Application process

No separate application is required to be submitted for this scholarship.

All eligible semester exchange applications to the nominated destination will be considered.

Scholarship will be awarded to the students with the highest CWA (course weighted average) at the time of the Curtin application deadline.

ie: Semester 1, 2019 applicants will be based on the CWA after the release of Semester 1, 2018 results


Need more information?

For further information please contact the Study Abroad and Student Exchange Office

Phone: (08)9266 4950



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