La Trobe High Achiever Scholarship


Up to 25% reduction in course fees

Opening date

Closing date



Who is it for?

Future undergraduates, Future postgraduate coursework, International Student

Where is it available?

Sydney Campus, Albury-Wodonga Campus, Bendigo Campus, City Campus, Melbourne Campus, Mildura Campus, Shepparton Campus

How is it paid?

This scholarship will be applied as a discount to tuition fees for each subject studied for the entire duration of the course. Recipients are required to meet all conditions (if applicable) outlined in the Letter of Offer and accept the offer by paying the required deposit before the scholarship can be applied. Please note: Failure to meet condition(s) and pay the acceptance deposit on time may result in the withdrawal of the scholarship.


La Trobe University values academic excellence. High achieving International students thinking about applying for an undergraduate or postgraduate course will be automatically considered for this scholarship.

The La Trobe High Achiever Scholarship rewards high achieving International students. This scholarship is worth between 15% to 25% off the annual tuition fees for the duration of studies.

Are you eligible to apply?

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

  • Be a citizen of a country other than Australia or New Zealand and be applying to start an undergraduate or postgraduate coursework program.
  • Be a new International student applying for 2023/2024 intakes.
  • Be a full fee-paying student (Non-sponsored).
  • Apply to a program in the List of eligible courses.
  • Not available to humanitarian or other permanent visa holders.

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


ATAR Equivalent





La Trobe High Achiever Scholarship - 15%




La Trobe High Achiever Scholarship - 20%




La Trobe High Achiever Scholarship - 25%


Recipient obligations

Maintain a full-time enrolment in one of the La Trobe University campuses in Australia and satisfactory academic progress during the studies.

Please refer to the terms and conditions included in the Letter of Offer.

How to apply

Applicants will be automatically considered for the scholarship after submitting an application for an Approved course.

Percentage awarded is based on the WAM and overall eligibility of the course. The scholarship will be included in the Letter of Offer.

The scholarship will be reflected on the student's statement of account after the census-date once the student has accepted the offer, paid the required deposit mentioned on the offer letter and enrolled into their course.

*A WAM is an average mark that takes into account the credit point value of the subjects that you have completed. It is based on the actual mark of all subjects completed in your course at any given time.

Who to contact for further information

If you are a prospective student with scholarship enquires, please fill out our online enquiry form. If you are a current student with scholarship enquires, please submit an online enquiry form.