for up to three years

Opening date

Closing date



Who is it for?

1st year undergraduates

Where is it available?

Melbourne, Albury-Wodonga, Bendigo, Mildura, Shepparton

How is it paid?

Per Semester


Mr Ahmed Fahour wishes to provide support to female undergraduate students who exemplify social diversity, activism and leadership and who demonstrate financial need.

Are you eligible to apply?

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, applicants must:

  • identify as female
  • be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • be commencing the first year of your first undergraduate degree at any face-to-face campus of La Trobe University in Semester 1 2019
  • come from a socially diverse background
  • be able to demonstrate financial need
  • be able to demonstrate an involvement in social and community inclusiveness and leadership in Australia

Recipients of the scholarship shall be selected by the University based on their:

  • application form addressing the selection criteria
  • personal statement outlining personal goals and ambitions and a future contribution to Australian society
  • supporting documentation
  • approval by the donor Mr Ahmed Fahour

How to apply

Information about how to apply will be made available when applications open.

Who to contact for further information

Scholarships Office,