Scholarships Merit-based
Curtin University

Science & Engineering Undergraduate International Merit Extension Scholarship

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Various benefits
31 Dec 2025
Application deadline


Scholarships are part of Curtin's commitment to rewarding academic excellence, supporting research and enabling students from all backgrounds to realise their potential. Scholarships are available for both commencing and current Curtin students. Scholarships are more than just financial support, they can enhance your portfolio of achievements.



Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award



25% of annual tuition fee

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction


Curtin University acknowledges the importance of being one of Australia's most multicultural university campuses and this scholarship aims to grow the trust and confidence in Curtin University as a place for students to further their studies, careers and life experiences.

Curtin University strives to give high achieving students around the world the opportunity to pursue their ambitions and gain a world-class education.

Applicable programmes


The Science & Engineering Undergraduate International Merit Extension Scholarship will provide 25% of annual tuition fee for the remaining duration of the recipient's degree program.


Applicants must meet ALL of the following criteria to be considered for a Science and Engineering Undergraduate International Merit Extension Scholarship:

  • Be an international student (studying in Australia on Subclass 500 Student visa).
  • Have been a recipient of the 2019-2024 Global Curtin Merit Scholarship or the 2019-2024 Global Curtin Australian Year 12 Scholarship.
  • Must have commenced a full undergraduate degree in Semester 1 or 2, 2019 - 2024 at Curtin University, Western Australia.
  • Must be international, full fee-paying students, with ongoing internal enrolment.
  • Must have met Curtin University and course academic and English language entry requirements.
  • Cannot be studying at Curtin via a sponsoring body.
  • Must not have received any credit for recognised learning (CRL). Note: This requirement has been removed as a condition of eligibility from Semester 2, 2023 onwards.
  • CWA of 80 or above.

Scholarship requirements






225 nationalities

Study experience required

High school




Application deadline

31 Dec 2025

No application is required for this scholarship, please see information below on the assessment and awarding process:

Students who were in receipt of the Curtin Innovative Merit Scholarship will automatically be assessed for eligibility by the Faculty of Science & Engineering and will be advised accordingly of their success or otherwise.

Students may be required to adhere to terms and conditions surrounding their scholarship.

Students will not be considered for this scholarship if they are a recipient of, or have applied for, any other Curtin University scholarship.

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