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About this scholarship


Each year the Australian National University may offer a scholarship known as the ANU Humanitarian Scholarship ("the award").

The objective of the award is to provide financial support to provide access to higher education for students from a refugee background.



Total value of $69,624 over 4 years + tuition fee waiver

1 on offer

Payments made per semester

Payments made for 4 years


23-Oct-2023 to 24-Jan-2024

  • Student types

    International, Prospective
  • Student levels

    Undergraduate, Flexible double degree
  • Number of scholarships awarded

    1 on offer
  • Selection bases

    Academic merit, Refugee/Humanitarian
  • Ongoing eligibility

    Continuation based on academic performance

Field of study

Any Undergraduate Program



The Award is available each year to a prospective ANU student who:

  • is not an Australian citizen, permanent resident or permanent humanitarian visa holder;
  • holds a Temporary Protection Visa, or a Safe Haven Enterprise Visa, or is an Asylum Seeker on Bridging Visa Type A or E; and
  • receives an offer of admission to an undergraduate degree program at the University.

Additional information


The scholarship provides a stipend as outlined below and paid in equal instalments at the beginning of each semester.

Year 1$21,132
Year 2$21,132
Year 3$13,680
Year 4$13,680

In addition to a stipend, the ANU will award a 100% tuition fee scholarships for students commencing their first undergraduate program.

Applications for Semester 1 2024 intake should be made via the University Admissions Centre (UAC)The UAC Equity portal will be open until 25th January 2024.  You can then click on the "Apply Now" button at the top of this page to apply. 

The recipient of this scholarship would receive their scholarship offer letter tentatively on 8th February 2024.

IMPORTANT: If you have lodged an application via the UAC Equity Scholarship portal for the ANU Humanitarian Scholarship, please email on or before the 24th January 2024 to:

-Confirm you have lodged an application and provide your UAC Equity Scholarship Application Number

-Provide a copy of your current visa

Contact us:

icon_human ANU Coursework Scholarships Office