A scholarship worth INR (50% of the normal full-time academic tuition fees for one year only)
What is Dr Abdul Kalam International Undergraduate Scholarship 2020?
Dr APJ Abdul Kalam was the 11th President of India. During his five years in office, Dr Abdul Kalam's focus was on transforming India into a developed nation by 2020. A distinguished scientist and aeronautical engineer by training, Dr Kalam advocated that it is possible to work cooperatively for an economically developed, prosperous and peaceful society. In recognition of his contribution to his profession, Dr Kalam was presented with an Honorary Doctorate of Engineering from the University of Sydney in 2011.
This scholarship has been established to celebrate his commitment to education, and his endeavours to support outstanding students to develop as future leaders.
An undergraduate scholarship:
This scholarship supports high-achieving international students to pursue an undergraduate degree in the Faculty of Engineering.
Who can apply for this scholarship?
What are the benefits?
This scholarship provides funding for half of your tuition fees.
What are the selection criteria?
a. The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit based on the applicant’s performance in an Australian Year 12 qualification or an International senior secondary qualification equivalent,
b. The Scholarship will be awarded on the nomination of a selection committee consisting of the Associate Dean (Education), or their nominee.
Terms & Condition
a. The Scholarship will be terminated if the recipient:
I. withdraws from an eligible course or fails to enrol,
II. commences part-time study without prior approval,
III. does not maintain satisfactory academic performance,
IV. is determined by the University to be guilty of serious misconduct, including, but not limited to, having provided false or misleading information as part of their Scholarship application,
V. is awarded an alternative primary scholarship. In such circumstances this scholarship will be terminated in favour of the alternative scholarship where the alternative scholarship is of higher value,
VI. does not resume study at the end of a period of approved leave, or
VII. any other provision as indicated in these terms that would lead to termination.
b. Once the Scholarship has been terminated, it will not be reinstated unless due to University error.
c. Where a student is found guilty of serious misconduct or the Scholarship is terminated under any instance in the Termination Clause of these terms and conditions, the University reserves the right to request that any Scholarship funds paid to the Scholarship recipient be reimbursed.
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Up to INR (50% of the normal full-time academic tuition fees for one year only)
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