City of Kwinana Scholarship

If you live within the City of Kwinana, are enrolled at Murdoch and are in need of some financial assistance, Murdoch and the City of Kwinana would like to help!


One scholarship is available.




Opens: Monday 1st October, 2018

Closes: Monday 4th March, 2019 4:00pm (Australian WST)


Two instalments of $2,000.00 paid in Week 7 or Week 8 of the Semester 1 and Semester 2.


To apply for this scholarship you must:

  • Be a resident of the City of Kwinana (that is to reside in Anketell, Bertram, Calista, Casuarina, Hope Valley, Kwinana Beach, Leda, Mandogalup, Medina, Naval Base, Orelia, Parmelia, Postans, The Spectacles, Wandi or Wellard).
  • Be enrolled full-time in any course at Murdoch.
  • Consider that you are experiencing circumstances of personal or financial hardship.
  • Are an Australian citizen or permanent resident.
More info:

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
  • Supporting documentation such as transcripts & references
  • Personal statements 

What happens next?

Your application will be ranked with other applications in an assessment of the combination of each of the following:

  • Your level of personal or financial hardship.
  • Your personal statement that describes how the scholarship will assist you in the achievement of your personal goals, academic success and planned career pathway.
  • Appropriate references by persons qualified to comment on your academic studies, or current or past employer.

Applicants will be contacted by the Scholarships Office via the email address registered in MyInfo.