Australian Migration Law and Practice Scholarship

The establishment of an Australian Migration Law and Practice (G1083) Scholarship accords with Murdoch University’s long-standing commitment to Social Justice. The scholarship recognises the recipient’s own commitment to Social Justice.


One scholarship is available




Opens: Monday 30 September, 2019
Closes: Sunday, 01 March 2020


Subject to the recipients ongoing acceptance and compliance with the terms and conditions, payments will be made in the following three payments of equal installments:-

  • $4,000 after the census date of both Semester 2, 2019 and Semester 1, 2020; and
  • $4,000 on the successful completion of the course.

To apply for this scholarship you must:

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How to apply

1 Download and save the application form.
2 Complete the form and save it under your name.
3 Email the following documents to
  • Completed application form;
  • A personal statement describing:
    • Academic goals and planned career pathway;
    • How this scholarship will assist you in achieving your personal and career goals; and
    • Specific examples of relevant community work, advocacy or employment, which demonstrates your commitment to social justice.
  • At least one (1) written reference from a person qualified to comment on your commitment to Social Justice.

What happens next?

All applications are ranked against each other in a careful assessment of the combination of each of these criteria:

  • Eligibility;
  • Your personal statement that outlines specific examples of relevant community work, advocacy or employment and your commitment to social justice.
  • Satisfactory references that provide an insight into your background and commitment to social justice.

Applicants will be contacted by the Scholarships Office via the email address registered in MyInfo and no further communication will be entered into.