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Westpac Asian Exchange Scholarship Semester 2 2019

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Westpac Asian Exchange Scholarship Semester 2 2019

The Westpac Asian Exchange Scholarship supports undergraduate students who have a passion for Asia and want to actively contribute to Australia's relationship with Asia. It presents young Australians with the exciting opportunity to add a global context to their education with up to two semesters studying at a leading Asian university. Valued at $12,000, the scholarship allows students the freedom to create their own Asian adventure and undertake a 12 month bespoke Leadership Development Program. 

Westpac Asian Exchange Scholars will be exceptional people, chosen for their ability to make a difference to Australia’s future. 


Scholarship applicants must be:

  • An Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • Studying full time at a participating Australian university (all fields of study are eligible)
  • Enrolled in second year or beyond when commencing their exchange
  • Holding a minimum of a credit average
  • Intending to do a one or two semester exchange

Selection criteria

Successful applicants will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • A clear understanding of Asia’s role in Australia’s future prosperity.
  • A desire to learn about a specific Asian culture, language, tradition or business through a combination of academic study and cultural immersion.
  • The potential and ambition to contribute to strengthening Australia-Asia in their future endeavours.
  • The ability to articulate how the proposed Asian Exchange contributes to future career aspirations.
  • A genuine desire to be an active member of the Westpac 100 Scholars Network.
  • Generosity of spirit.