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 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 regarding financial hardship
  • Personal statement addressing: your personal goals, academic success and planned career pathway. Please also include additional information regarding any personal and/or financial hardship that you have experienced.
  • 1 x written reference by a person qualified to comment on your academic studies, or a current or past employer.

What happens next?

Your application will be ranked with other applications by assessing the documentation provided, incomplete applications will not be considered.

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