The IWC Water Leader Scholarship is now open for application. This scholarship targets Australian and international students who wish to enroll for a master program in Integrated Water Management in selected Australian universities.
On a yearly basis, the international water center (IWC) gives out lots of scholarships to outstanding students who are admitted into the IWC Master of Integrated Water Management and clearly demonstrate potential to become water leaders of the future. The International Water Center offers both partial and full scholarships. Applications for fully funded scholarships to study IWC Master of Integrated Water Management will be open by May 1 2016 for internional applicants and July 1 2016 for local candidates.
In order to apply for this scholarship, the following conditions must be met:
- Applicant must have completed an undergraduate degree program in a related field of study from an internationally-recognised institution.
- Must demonstrate English language proficiency (minimum scores for IELTS, TOELF or PTE.
- Must have at least two years practical experience (paid work or volunteer experience) in a related field is preferred but not essential.
International applicants are eligible and encouraged to apply. Successful international applicants must meet visa requirements of the Australian Department of Immigration and Citizenship.
Successful scholarship applicants must possess an excellent academic record and relevant professional experience. The IWC selection panel will use the following criteria to select candidates for the scholarship award:
- Academic record: an excellent academic record and a likelihood of success in further study.
- Professional and volunteering record: relevant employment and volunteering experience, achievements, membership of professional bodies and professional references.
- Commitment to promoting and driving the implementation of collaborative, whole-of-water-cycle, integrated and interdisciplinary approaches to water management.
- Leadership qualities including collaboration and team work, flexibility, initiative, communication skills, integrity and vision through professional, educational, community and other achievements.
- Potential outcomes: the likelihood of positive impacts on the individual and the water sector from participating in the MIWM program.
The four IWC Founding and Member Universities include University of Queensland, Griffith University, Monash University, and The University of Western Australia. The IWC program was created as a unique collaboration between these four leading Australian universities (the IWC Member Universities)
Fields of study
Master program in Integrated Water Management
What the scholarship covers
- 1 – Each scholarship is valued at approximately AU$ 89,811 and will cover full tuition fees, living costs, return air travel to Australia, student visa and overseas health cover.
- 2 – The scholarship is valued at approximately AU$ 50,776 and will cover full tuition fees and overseas health cover.
How to apply
The mode of application is online. Interested applicants must complete an application form online and submit it before the application deadline. Before you apply, it is sensible to read the IWC Masters Scholarships “Terms and Conditions” (as set out on the official website).
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The IWC Masters Scholarships are open annually for international candidates (from 1 May – 1 August) and domestic candidates (from 1 July – 1 October). The application period for the 2017 IWC Masters Scholarships are 1 May 2016 – 1 August 2016 (for international candidates) and 1 July 2016 – 1 October 2016 (for domestic candidates).