RMIT Vietnam Opportunity Scholarship

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RMIT Vietnam University is pleased to be able to offer one full Scholarship for 2019 at RMIT Vietnam. This scholarship is available to disadvantaged students who would not otherwise be able to access Higher Education at RMIT. This is an annual scholarship.

Scholarship Value

  • 100% English and Higher Education tuition fee and RMIT Vietnam’s compulsory non-academic fees;
  • Accommodation in the Residential Centre in Saigon South Campus (if applicable);
  • Monthly living stipend;
  • A laptop;
  • Home travel allowance (if applicable).


  • Be a Vietnamese national;
  • Have completed High School;
  • Have a disability(*) and/or be disadvantaged financially;
  • Be referred by a reputable community organisation (for example: Loretto, HeartReach, Smile, DRD, KOTO, local Department of Labour, War Invalids and Social Affairs, etc.).


(*) For example: physical disabilities, vision impairments, hearing impairments, intellectual disabilities, learning disabilities, neurological conditions, mental health conditions, mobility impairments, long-term medical illnesses/conditions.

Selection criteria

1. Academic potential

  • Evidence of achievement in school or educational activities;
  • Clear and well-written application.

2. Professional & Leadership potential

  • Evidence of self-awareness and achievable study, career, and life goals;
  • Evidence of leadership, collaboration and initiative in school or community activities.

3. Personal attributes

  •  Evidence of involvement in school or community activities that demonstrate positive personal qualities.

Note: Once accepted, this scholarship cannot be transferred to another degree program.



Please make sure that you submit your full application before 5 pm, 10 July 2019.


When do I find out?

  • 8 August 2019: Interview for shortlisted applicants *
  • 10 September 2019: Scholarship recipients notified


* Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview. Interview date is subject to change.


How to apply for a scholarship

Before applying, we recommend reading the "Scholarship terms and conditions".