Every year, the International WaterCentre(IWC) awards scholarships to a number of excellent candidates who are accepted into the IWC Master of Integrated Water Management (MIWM), and clearly demonstrate potential to become water leaders of the future.
The IWC Water Leader Scholarships offer full and partial tuition scholarships for Australian citizens, permanent residents and international applicants for the MIWM program. It targets two groups: (a) Future leaders from developing countries in Asia-Pacific, Africa, South and Central America, the Caribbean, Europe and the Middle-East. (b) Future leader from selected countries in North America, Europe, the Middle East or Asia.
Applications for full-tuition scholarships to study IWC Master of Integrated Water Management for the 2017 academic session will open 1 May 2016 (for international candidates) and 1 July 2016 (for local candidates).
International applicants are eligible and encouraged to apply. Successful international applicants must meet visa requirements of the Australian Department of Immigration and Citizenship.
Typically, successful scholarship candidates will possess an excellent academic record and relevant professional experience. The IWC selection panel will use the following selection criteria when assessing scholarship applications:
Citizens of ALL countries (both Australians and other countries)
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
Only available to study the IWC Masters in Integrated Water Management(MIWM). Not available for IWC PGD/Cert programs or other program at IWC, The University of Queensland or any other institution.
(While students enrol at The University of Queensland, modules are jointly delivered by world-leading industry experts and lecturers from the IWC’s four founding universities)
Number of awards
Up to 3 scholarships for international candidates:
The whole duration of the masters program
The scholarships involve the categories:
Method of Application
Interested applicants must complete an online application form and submit 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).
It is important to visit the official website (link to it is below) for complete information on how to apply for this award.
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). Now extended to 1 November 2016
Domestic candidates are Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents and New Zealand citizens. International candidates are all other candidates.
The International WaterCentre Master of Integrated Water Management creates water leaders by drawing on international teaching and research from many fields to provide a transdisciplinary, whole-of-water-cycle approach to water management. The IWC founding universities are highly ranked, among the top 1% in the world for teaching and research (QS World University Rankings).
Application Deadline: 1 November 2016
Open to International students: Yes