Vet Alumni 4th Year Scholarship

The fourth year of the Veterinary program marks the transition to clinical science and comes with significant additional hard work and expenses. The Vet Alumni 4th Year Scholarship was established through donations from the Veterinary Alumni to provide support for a student entering their fourth year who is facing demonstrable economic hardship.


One scholarship is available




Opens: To be advised


One instalment in Week 7 or 8 of Semester 1.


To apply for this scholarship you must:

  • Be enrolled in your third year of BSc Vet Biology at Murdoch University.
  • Have successfully completed first and second year of BSc Vet Biology.
  • Have achieved passing scores in all third year Vet Biology units to date.
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
  • A personal statement of no more than 300 words
  • Evidence of financial hardship (e.g. Payslips, Tax Notice of Assessment or Centrelink Income Statement)
  • Evidence of personal hardship

What happens next?

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

  • Your overall eligibility.
  • Your personal statement that describes your educational and career goals, and how this scholarship will help you to achieve these goals.
  • Your personal statement that describes any circumstances of financial and/or personal hardship.
  • Your demonstrated level of financial hardship.

Applications are shortlisted by the Scholarships Office with the final decision resting with the Vet Trust Selection Committee.

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