Ashok Khurana Scholarship for Outstanding Indian Student

This scholarship has been established by Professor Ashok Khurana to support the post-graduate education of an outstanding Indian student who is undertaking full time post-graduate studies at the University.

The scholarship offers a stipend of A$30,000, payable towards the recipient's airfares, living expenses and tuition fees. The successful applicant will receive a 50% reduction on the tuition fees for the duration of their program.

This scholarship is available to candidates who are Indian nationals, not currently studying in Australia and/or residing in Australia on a Student, Bridging or any other visa.

This Scholarship will be open only to candidates undertaking a postgraduate coursework program of study, on a full time basis at the University in the areas of:

  • Education;
  • Agriculture (including Food Security and Wine);
  • Health Services (including Biotechnology);
  • Clean Technology;
  • Environment (including Urban Planning & Architecture);
  • Aerospace;
  • Resources; and any other programs as agreed by the Donor and the University (excluding studies related to Military or Defence).

Selection of the successful applicant will be made according to:

  • academic merit; and
  • a personal statement which demonstrates outstanding leadership qualities and an intention to significantly enhance India's development in their field of study upon completion of their studies

Terms of scholarship

Please download a copy of the scholarship conditions.

Application process

Applications for this scholarship will open 9am (ACST), Monday 14 September 2020 and will close at 5pm (ACST), Friday, 4 December 2020.

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