MUAEA: Undergraduate School-Leaver

The Murdoch University Academic Excellence Awards (MUAEA's) acknowledge and reward commencing students who have a record of high academic achievement in previous studies.

This Undergraduate category is awarded to students who are predicted to receive a raw ATAR between the values listed below.


Multiple scholarships are available

Raw ATAR Score: Amount Awarded:
94.00 and above (for Bachelor of Laws) $3,000
90.00 and above $3,000
80.00-89.95 $2,000

Thurday 5 January 2017, 4.00pm (Australian WST).


Subject to the terms and conditions of the award being met, the award is paid in two equal instalments of half value directly to a  recipient's nominated bank account after the census date of each of the first two consecutive semesters of study


To apply for this scholarship you must:

  • Be an Australian Citizen or Permant Resident;
  • Be currently completing year 12, at an institution that offers an Australian High School qualification.
  • Submit an application to study a Murdoch University course through TISC
    • Before the published application closing date; and
    • Nominate an eligible Murdoch University course as your first preference in TISC.
  • Be expected to achieve a predicted raw ATAR (prior to any RISE bonus) between the amounts listed above; and
  • Have achieved English Language Competency, as deemed by the university at the time of admission. 
More info:

For terms and conditions, please see the application form below.

How to apply

To apply please:

1 Download and complete the application form

Email the following documents to

  • The completed application form.

What happens next?

Applications will be assessed based on the information included in the application and scholarships will be granted to students that meet the eligibility criteria. In cases where there are more eligible scholarship applicants than there are scholarships to allocate, the scholarships will be awarded to the top applicants as ranked by the Admissions Office.

The outcome of the application will be advised by email and no further correspondence will be entered into.

The University reserves the right not to award scholarships if there are no suitable applicants.