Women in STEM Scholarship

Applications open

08 January 2024

Applications close

5:00 pm, 5 July 2024


50% of undergraduate program tuition fees

Number of scholarships


Recipients notified

27 September 2024


The scholarship is available for prospective female students who have achieved outstanding academic performance in high school and will be pursuing an undergraduate program in the School of Science, Engineering and Technology


To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

  • Be a female citizen of Vietnam;
  • Have completed high school with a minimum grade 12 GPA of 8.0/ 10.0 and an average score of 8.0 for mathematics (grade 12); or IB diploma with a minimum of 29 points in total and 5 points for mathematics; or GCE ‘A’ Levels (UK) of minimum 9 points for three Advanced subjects and 4 points (B) for mathematics (A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2, E=1), or equivalent;
  • Have IELTS (Academic) 6.5+ (no band below 6.0) or equivalent. For other international English entry requirements, please view the English equivalency requirements (links to Australian website);
  • Have applied for admission to a Bachelor’s degree program in the School of Science, Engineering and Technology and meet the program entry requirements (conditional offer may be considered);
  • Be commencing study in the respective Bachelor’s degree program in a semester in 2024*.

*If successful, the scholarship will only apply from semester 3 2024 (October 2024).

Note: Once accepted, this scholarship can only be transferred to another degree program within the School of Science, Engineering and Technology.

Optional supporting documents

Applicants have the option to submit the following documents in their Scholarship Application Form. These documents will be taken into consideration in the event that multiple candidates share the same ranking:

  • A personal statement outlining why you should be awarded the scholarship
  • Records of highlight achievements in discipline-related fields (the file must not be more than two A4-sized pages)

Note: All supporting documents must be in English and be combined in one file in .pdf format and smaller than 16 MB.

Selection criteria

Past Academic Performance will be assessed by the selection committee and ranked according to the eligibility criteria. The top-ranking applicant will be awarded the scholarship. Past Academic Performance is weighted as follows: 60% Year 12 GPA + 30% Year 11 GPA + 10% Year 10 GPA.

How to apply for a scholarship

1. Find your program

2. Check your eligibility

3. Prepare your documents

4. Submit your application


  • Before applying for the scholarship, we recommend that applicants read the scholarship terms and conditions
  • The scholarship application process is highly competitive with a limited number of scholarships available. Unfortunately, not all eligible applicants will receive one

Key dates

  • Application close: 5:00 pm (GMT+7), 5 July 2024
  • Recipients notified: 27 September 2024

Contact us

If you have questions about your scholarship application, or the outcome, please contact the scholarship coordinator via scholarships@rmit.edu.vn.