Autism Inclusion Equity Scholarship Ongoing

Awarded By: Australian Catholic University in Australia
Updated on Mar 7, 2024
Rekha Madi
Rekha Madi
University Research Analyst
Course: Bachelors
Deadline: Mar 1, 2024
Amount: AUD 4,000

Scholarship Overview

This scholarship supports students with autism who are commencing studies at ACU’s Blacktown campus. Autism Inclusion Equity Scholarship is offered by the Australian Catholic University to international students. Autism Inclusion Equity Scholarship is available for students from all countries who want to study Bachelors Degree in the Australia at the Australian Catholic University.

Applicable course, university, and country

  • This scholarship is applicable for Bachelors Degree
  • This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in Australian Catholic University in Australia
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry)
  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood and Primary)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary)/Bachelor of Arts (Mathematics)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary)/Bachelor of Arts (Humanities)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary)/Bachelor of Exercise Science
  • Bachelor of High Performance Sport (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Nutrition Science (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science/Bachelor of Nutrition Science

Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: AUD 4,000 => Rs 2,12,760
Conversion rate used: 1 AUD = Rs. 55.72 (last updated 9th January 2024)
Scholarship amount will be given: One Time
Scholarship amount can be used for:

Type of Expense Indicates if the scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees × Not covered in scholarship
Living Expense × Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation × Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses × Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care × Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover × Not covered in scholarship
Application × Not covered in scholarship
Others ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this

Number of students to be awarded:

Eligible student nationality

India, United States of America, United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Canada, Germany, Malaysia, Sweden, France, Switzerland, Netherlands, Denmark, Spain, Russia, United Arab Emirates, Ireland, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Norway, Japan, Thailand, Belgium, Armenia, Fiji, China, South Korea, Greece, Mauritius, Estonia, Luxembourg, Ukraine, South Africa, Hungary, Austria, Slovenia, Philippines, Cyprus, Bangladesh, Lithuania, Monaco, Nepal, Georgia, Hong Kong, Turkey, Malta, Bahrain, Barbados, Guyana, Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, American Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Antarctica, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Curacao, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Finland, French Polynesia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guatemala, Guernsey, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, Iceland, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Isle of Man, Israel, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jersey, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Macao, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands Antilles, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Northern Mariana Islands, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Pitcairn, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Reunion, Romania, Rwanda, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, U.S. Virgin Islands, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Appication Process for this scholarship

  • Application process- Applicants are required to provide the following as part of the application:
  • A written statement of approximately 300 words outlining how having autism has impacted you and your studies
  • Two written references, these can be from any of the following:
  • community engagement leader
  • teacher
  • principal
  • religious leader
  • Recipients will be required to provide a letter from their health professional confirming their autism spectrum diagnosis prior to scholarship payment
  • Selection criteria- Applications are assessed based on the strength of the following criteria:
  • Written statement
  • References

Scholarship Application:
This scholarship needs a separate external application.

Application Documents:

Type of documents Indicates if this type of document is required to be submitted
Official Transcripts Required
SOP Required
LOR Required

Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date
Application final end date March 01, 2024

Additional Information:

  • Onlgoing requirements- Recipients will be requested to submit an impact statement for the donor explaining how the scholarship has assisted them. The letter should be submitted to the Scholarships Office no later than 1 October in the year the scholarship is awarded
  • Selection process- Applicants will be shortlisted by the Scholarships Office, and the recipient selected by a panel consisting of; Father Anthony Casamento (Vice President ACU), Professor Sandra Jones (PVC Engagement) and an Autism community representative

Scholarship Eligibility

  • This scholarship is open to commencing students who meet all the following criteria:
  • must be enrolled in any undergraduate degree at blacktown campus
  • diagnosed with autism

Special Restrictions:
No specific eligibility requirement mentioned on the Scholarship site, student profile will be evaluated on a case by case basis.
Special Restrictions
Special Restriction/s applicable in this case, details for the same elaborated in Scholarship eligibility
This scholarship is only available for students diagnosed with autism
Exams Details:

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
12 Required

iSchoolConnect Rating

The rating is done considering various factors

Frequently Asked Questions

The frequently asked questions about the scholarship are:

Who can apply for the Scholarship?
The scholarship is applicable to students from various countries.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?
The students must have completed their secondary education from a recognized institution.

What is the procedure for applying?
This scholarship needs a separate external application.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
Official transcripts, SOP, LOR.

What is the duration of the Scholarship?
One Time