International Postgraduate Excellence Scholarships at Griffith University in Australia 2020


International Postgraduate Excellence Scholarships application process at Griffith University in the United Kingdom. Learn the best way to apply for the International Postgraduate Excellence Scholarships for the academic year 2020/2021, via Griffith University Scholarship Portal.

If you are reading this, it means you have heard about the International Postgraduate Excellence Scholarships 2020.

In this article, we are going to systematically outline the right way to apply for the International Postgraduate Excellence Scholarships for interested and qualified applicants.

Scholarship Description

Griffith International Student Excellence Scholarship for Postgraduate Coursework, are given to exceptional international high-achieving students that applies for postgraduate coursework studies at Griffith University.

If you don’t hold an Offer Letter for your degree program, please, kindly visit ‘How to apply‘ for guidelines on how to lodge an application for admission before that of a scholarship application.

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Available Subjects

All (excludes online, non-award, Bachelor of Dental Health Science, Bachelor of Medical Science, offshore delivered programs, and students that defer commencement to 2020).

Eligible Nationalities and Benefits

This scholarship is open to students from all over the world.

Value of Award: At every intake, Griffith International will grant scholarship awards to the applicants with the highest academic entry scores starting an eligible postgraduate coursework programs.

The scholarship award waives 25% of tuition fees that’ll be deducted from postgraduate coursework tuition fees for the period of the program. Each and every deduction of the tuition will be applied by Griffith University census date of each applicable trimester of the program.

Duration of Scholarship: Full period of Program.


Applicants must:

  • Be a citizen of a country other than New Zealand or Australia.
  • Have a minimum Grade Point Average in undergraduate studies of not lesser than 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or 5.5 on a 7.0 scale.
  • Have applied and be eligible for admission, or must be in receipt of an offer (conditional or unconditional) from the University, for entry into a postgraduate coursework degree program by the scholarship application closing date.
  • Have fulfilled all necessary entry criteria for the proposed course/degree program, which includes results of previous study and English language proficiency as per Griffith University’s entry criteria.
  • Be starting and enrolling as a new full-time student in a postgraduate coursework degree in the Trimester 3 2020 at Griffith University.
  • Griffith University entry requirements apply.
  • Scholarship award applies to postgraduate coursework tuition only.
  • The scholarship waives 25% of postgraduate coursework tuition fees only for the ‘period of the program. The course/program duration is defined as the ‘Program Length’ as stated in your Offer Letter, minus any credit gotten for previous study. Each deduction will be applied by the census date of each applicable trimester of the program.
  • Applicants must be an International Fee Paying student to be eligible for the scholarship award and each scholarship deduction. Any alteration from International Fee Paying student’s status will lead to the scholarship being withdrawn.
  • Applicants must remain enrolled in the degree program for which the scholarship award offer was made, which is stated on the Offer Letter issued from Griffith International Admissions.
  • Applicants must be enrolled full-time (40 CP) to receive the tuition fee deduction, unless financial stance prevents full-time enrolment.
  • Should a student decide to withdraw or cancel for any reason at all, the scholarship award amount is non-refundable.
  • To maintain scholarship award eligibility, applicants must pass all courses in each trimester of studies and progress successfully on to enroll in the next trimester.
  • Scholarship award numbers are not limitless. Once the utmost number for scholarship award acceptances has been attained, the Griffith International Scholarship office will notify candidates that each one of the obtainable scholarships have been given out and the scholarships are withdrawn.
  •  Excludes candidates for online, offshore delivered programs, non-award, and students that defer start of program to 2021.

How to Apply

Candidates must provide:

  • A filled/completed scholarship award application form on or before the published closing dates.
  • A certified/attested true copy of academic transcripts and supporting documentation showing solid academic excellence.

Scholarship award candidates will be notified in writing, of the outcome of the scholarship and will be given a date/deadline by which they are to accept the scholarship.

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The deadline for the scholarship award application for Trimester 3 2020 is Friday, 7th August 2020 (for 26 October commencement). Outcome notified by 21 August. Applicants should ensure they submit their applications on or before the specified date.