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Scholarship details

2020 - Semester 2 - Curtin International Scholarships - Alumni & Family Scholarship

Status: Closed

Applications open: 16/07/2019
Applications close: 15/05/2020

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About this scholarship

Curtin University has a burgeoning alumni community and is pleased to offer the Alumni & Family Scholarship to any nationality except Australian.

This scholarship category awards eligible students 25% of their first year of tuition. Curtin University acknowledges the importance of this group in growing the University and this scholarship aims to foster trust and confidence in Curtin University as a place for students to further their studies, careers and life experiences.

In addition, if you enrol in a Curtin English Language program before starting your studies, you will receive a maximum of 10 weeks free English. If you require more than 10 weeks’ English tuition to meet our requirements, fees apply for the extra tuition.

  • Future Students
  • Faculty of Business and Law
  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Faculty of Science & Engineering
    • Science courses
    • Engineering courses
    • Western Australian School of Mines (WASM)
  • Undergraduate
  • Postgraduate coursework
  • International Student
  • Merit Based

The scholarship provides 25% of first year tuition fee, up to a maximum of AUD $10,000.

Scholarship Details

All undergraduate degrees and postgraduate degrees (master by coursework) available to International Students. Please refer to:

This scholarship is only for:

  • International, full fee-paying, non-sponsored students of any nationality except Australian
  • Students commencing studies at Curtin’s Western Australia campuses in 2020
  • Students commencing a full Curtin undergraduate or master by coursework program

Please note that this scholarship:

  • Covers a maximum of 25% of the first-year tuition fee up to a MAXIMUM of 200 credit points only
  • Only covers tuition fees and does not cover any other international student expense
  • Will be credited to recipient’s fee account at commencement of studies and cannot be accessed by them
  • Can be revoked at the discretion of Curtin if recipient already has a scholarship or sponsorship
  • Can be revoked if the recipient does not accept their Letter of Offer or enrol in their course by the date specified
  • Is NOT for students granted CRL (Credit for Recognised Learning) for any part of their studies
  • CANNOT be retained if a recipient defers their studies beyond a 2020 start date
  • CANNOT be transferred to a Curtin campus or partner outside Western Australia, or to another university
  • Will NOT be extended beyond its prescribed duration or amount unless notified otherwise by Curtin

Additional note for master (coursework) students:

  • Can only be applied in full to master degrees of 400 credit points
  • Will only amount to 25% of the first semester tuition fee for master degrees of less than 400 credit points

Application process

Students are invited to apply through any one of Curtin University registered education agents:

Students can also apply online at:


All qualifying applications to Curtin are automatically assessed for the Curtin International Alumni and Family Scholarship. No separate scholarship application is required.  


Admissions Office will assess each application accordingly and issue a supplementary letter, along with a
Letter of Offer, to confirm whether the applicant has been successful.


Before recipient’s eligibility can be confirmed they must provide:

  • Evidence they, their sibling, half-sibling, parent or child are members of Curtin Alumni, OR;
  • Evidence they are, or their sibling, half-sibling, parent or child is enrolled in an academic program at Curtin

To accept the scholarship, the recipient must:

  • Meet any conditions listed in their Letter of Offer
  • Have met entry requirements relevant to their chosen course of study
  • Accept their Letter of Offer as per the instructions provided
  • Pay the indicative deposit and OSHC indicated in their Letter of Offer
  • Be aware of the dates and deadlines by which the above need to have been completed

Enrolment Requirements

To prevent the scholarship being revoked, the recipient:

  • Must remain enrolled in initial course and major of study unless approved by Curtin International
  • Must maintain a full time enrolment of 100 credit points each semester or study period
  • Cannot breach the scholarship conditions outlined in their scholarship offer document
  • Cannot take a leave of absence or withdraw from their units or course of study
  • Cannot be terminated from studies


Curtin International 
Curtin University 
GPO Box S1512 
Perth Western Australia 6845 
Tel: +1300 222 888 (select option 2-2-1)

VOIP: +61 8 9266 5888

Curtin International is located on the Bentley Campus in Curtin Connect, Building 102.

Our office is open from 9:00 am – 4:45 pm, Monday to Friday.

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