Chisholm Institute understands the importance of supporting our international students.  That is why we offer a range of scholarships which may be updated each year.

Current international students will be notified of scholarships on offer through regular Student News.

For further information regarding scholarships, please email: international@chisholm.edu.au

Pathways to Victoria Scholarship Program

New international student applicants of packaged programs with Chisholm Institute, may now be eligible for the Pathway to Victoria scholarship.

Pathways to Victoria Scholarship Program logoStudents must complete their supported course and continue on to their principal course in order to be eligible. Each scholarship is valued at A$2,500 and conditions apply.

Status

Open

Application Dates: You must enrol into your second program by July 2023 to be eligible

Value

$2,500

Details

The program funded by the Victorian Government supports international students undertaking English language or a vocational (foundation) course before beginning their principal course in Victoria, Australia.

Scholarship Type: Partial Tuition scholarship (discount) for remote studies, or face to face on campus delivery only for international students; allocated against the primary course of a packaged (multi) course enrolment.

Eligibility

  1. Must be a new commencing student (not a current enrolled student of Chisholm Institute) 
  2. Accept a packaged offer from Chisholm and pay the applicable fees as stated in the Offer
  3. Students will be required to pay a deposit in line with offer conditions, of which there will be a $2,500 non-refundable deposit 
  4. Apply for a student visa with Chisholm as your principal course provider
  5. Progress to enrolment in the second course of your packaged offer.  If students do not progress to the second course, the non-refundable deposit will be retained in line with scholarship conditions
  6. Commence your second program of your pathway at Chisholm by Semester 2, 2023.

The scholarship will be deducted from tuition fees for your primary course.

Terms and Conditions

  1. Recipients must commence their first course by end of 2022 and second course by July 2023 unless provider defaults on the course
  2. Recipients will become ineligible if they defer their course and do not commence second course by July 2023
  3. Recipients must agree to scholarship requirements and conditions of the scholarship stated in offer letter 
  4. The scholarship is offered on a rolling basis until exhausted  
  5. Recipients must agree to Chisholm Institute sharing the student’s details with the Victorian Government 
  6. Chisholm Institute has the right to withhold the AU$2,500 deposit paid towards second pathway program in case of unsatisfactory course progression, course deferment, withdrawal from course or other factors resulting in non-commencement of second course by Semester 2, 2023
  7. Chisholm Institute may vary these terms and conditions without notice; and are subject to change by the Victorian Government.

Application process

To qualify students will need to apply for a Chisholm packaged course and commence by the end of 2022. If eligible, details of the scholarship will be detailed in the offer letter.  Students must pay fees in line with the offer letter to be eligible for the scholarship.

International Student Academic Scholarship

Status

Open

Application dates

Annually – dates to be advised

Value

Up to AU$1,500

Details: Academic Scholarships are offered to existing international students based on academic performance and attendance/participation. Academic scholarships are awarded annually to students following receipt of applications by students and a merit-based selection process.  Students will be notified when applications open each year.

Scholarship type

Partial tuition scholarship (discount) for international students; allocated against the next semesters fees.

Eligibility

The criteria used to determine if an international student qualifies for the award of an academic scholarship includes:

  • Academic results
  • Attendance and participation
  • Fee status
  • Confirmation of Enrolment Status
  • Full time study load

Students are not entitled to receive more than one academic scholarship during their studies with Chisholm and they must have passed all units in their course to date to be eligible to apply.

Application process

International students need to submit an application for the merit-based scholarship with input from their teaching area. A selection panel will recommend awards based on the number of scholarships on offer each year; and the selection criteria as set out in the Chisholm International Scholarship Policy

International Remote Higher Education Scholarship

Status

Open

Application dates:

From January 2020 to July 2022 for courses delivered remotely until 31 December 2022

Value

AU$1,500

Details

In order to support international students during the COVID-19 pandemic, Chisholm has introduced remote delivery of some of our more popular qualifications. Students are now able to commence their programs remotely before transitioning to Melbourne, Australia when possible.

New students commencing offshore (remote online studies) in the following courses are eligible for the remote Higher Education Scholarship:

  • Bachelor of Engineering
  • Bachelor of Community, Mental Health and Alcohol and Other Drugs

Scholarship type

Partial Tuition scholarship (discount) for remote studies only for international students; allocated against the first semester of eligible remote courses.

Eligibility

International students enrolled and undertaking remote delivery (full time study load) of a higher education program with Chisholm from 2020 to 2022. It is anticipated that students will continue studies in Melbourne, Australia once possible. 

Students that have already commenced any course at Chisholm and have yet to complete those studies are not eligible to apply for this scholarship. This includes students intending to transfer to a different course offered at Chisholm.  It is only available to international students currently offshore enrolled in the remote program.

Application Process: Student do not need to apply.  If eligible, details of the scholarship will be detailed in the offer letter.  Students must pay fees in line with the offer letter to be eligible for the scholarship.

International Student Second Semester Scholarship

Status

Open

Application dates

From July 2020 - July 2022

Value

A$1,500

Details

Scholarship Type: Partial Tuition scholarship (discount) only for international students; allocated against the second semester fees.

Eligibility

A Second Semester Scholarship is awarded to students who meet the following criteria: 

  • Successfully enrolled full time in a course by 1 August, 2022
  • Commenced course at Chisholm before Semester 2, 2022
  • No outstanding fees from previous first semester
  • If a student defers, then commencement must fall within the timeframe of the promotional ‘Second Semester’ scholarship. 

Application process

Student do not need to apply.  If eligible, the scholarship will be applied automatically to the second semester fees.