Charles Darwin University Scholarships are awarded to incoming international students commencing undergraduate or postgraduate programs at the university. The wide range of scholarships offered by CDU offers students a chance to pursue higher education in Australia with substantial financial support.
Under CDU Sydney Scholarships, the university offers four different types of tuition fee waiver awards
Applicants have to complete a separate application form to be considered for Charles Darwin University Scholarships Scholarships. Since the university awards a limited number of scholarships for CDU undergraduate and graduate programs, applicants with exceptional academic records and achievements are given preference.
|Scholarship Type||Merit-Based, College-Specific, Tuition-Fee-Waiver|
|Organization||Charles Darwin University|
|No. of Scholarships||N/A|
|International Students Eligible||Yes|
|Scholarship Website Link||https://www.cdu.edu.au/international/how-apply/scholarships|
To be eligible for Charles Darwin University Scholarships, prospective international applicants must meet the eligibility requirements listed below:
Apart from this, they must hold a minimum overall score in their highest completed qualification. The percentage required for different awards covered under the CDU Sydney Scholarships is as follows.
|Scholarship Type||Percentage Required|
|Vice Chancellor’s International High Achievers Scholarships||85% in their highest completed qualification|
|CDU Global Excellence Award||80% in their highest completed qualification|
|CDU Global Leader Award||70% in their highest completed qualification|
|CDU Global Achiever Award||60% in their highest completed qualification|
Separate application form along with admission application must be submitted to the Charles Darwin University to be considered for the scholarship. Along with application form, they must attach
All the documents along with the application form must be sent for Charles Darwin University Scholarships 2021 before November 30, 2020.
Note: No application is required for the CDU Global Achiever Award, all eligible candidates will be considered until no. of seats are filled.
Once the applications are received by the university, next comes the selection process. The selection committee at the university will review the applications case-by-case.
The selection for the recipients of the Charles Darwin University Scholarships will be based on the following parameters :
The outcome of the application will be notified by email within a month of the closing date of the scholarship.
In order to retain the Charles Darwin University Scholarships, the recipient must meet all the conditions listed below:
International students who wish to study in Australia at CDU can apply for Charles Darwin University Scholarships. Applicants who wish to begin their UG or PG studies from Charles Darwin University are eligible to apply.
This award offers tuition fee waiver from 15% to 50% to the recipients of the award. The list of scholarship/award along with the percentage covering tuition fees of the recipients is mentioned below:
|Type of Scholarship||Amount covered Under scholarships|
|Vice Chancellor’s International High Achievers Scholarships||50% or 25% of the tuition fee for the full duration of the course.|
|CDU Global Excellence Award||50% of the tuition fee for the first year of study and 10% in subsequent years.|
|CDU Global Leader Award||25% of the tuition fee for the first year of study and 10% in subsequent years.|
|CDU Global Achiever Award||15% of the tuition fee of 1st year of study|
Recipients must note that scholarship is neither transferable for cash nor refundable and cannot be transferred to another person, semester, course, or year.