Scholarships Merit-based
The Malaysian Australian Alumni Council (The MAAC)

Charles Sturt University MACC Scholarship

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Any
Disciplines
Various benefits
Grant
Australia
Location
07 Jun 2024
Application deadline

About

The Malaysian Australian Alumni Council (MAAC) is the national umbrella body for Malaysian alumni associations of Australian universities and other institutions of higher learning. The Council is supported by the Australian High Commission in Malaysia with the patronage of the Australian High Commissioner.

 

Overview

Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award

Multiple

Grant

25% of tuition fees

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction

Description

Launched in 2001, with the first batch of scholarships awarded in 2002, the objective of the Malaysia Australia Colombo Plan Commemoration (MACC) Scholarships is to provide Malaysian and Australian students the opportunity to experience diverse cultures through sponsored education.

The MACC is built on the spirit of the Colombo Plan which enabled some 4,000 young Malaysians to study in Australia from the 1950s until the 1980s. The MACC Scholarships take the Colombo Plan a step further by providing a two-way exchange of scholars between Malaysia and Australia. The scholarships are offered to Malaysian and Australian students to undertake their education at universities and institutions of higher learning in Australia and Malaysia respectively.

Applicable programmes

Benefits

Only covers tuition fees and does not cover any other international student expense

Will be credited to recipient’s fee account by census date of the study period (scholarship value credited cannot be accessed/ refunded in cash)

Can be revoked if the recipient does not accept their Letter of Offer or enroll in their course by the date specified

Eligibility

  • For citizens of Malaysia only.
  • Currently not holding ANY partial scholarships with any Australian and/or foreign sponsoring agency or university.
  • Evidence of academic merit showing an achievement of at least 80% in undergraduate studies.

Scholarship requirements

Disciplines

Any

Locations

Australia

Nationality

Malaysian

Study experience required

High school

Age

Unknown

Application

Application deadline

07 Jun 2024

Final Date for Submission (SEM 1):

January 25, 2024

Final Date for Submission (SEM 2):

June 7, 2024

Other Remarks on Closing Dates:

For 2025 – 2026 final Date for Applicant’s Submission:

For Semester 1: proposed date by 31 December

For Semester 2: proposed date by 31 May

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