RMIT—Australia Scholarship


  • Academic Excellence—3.25 cumulative GPA or above.
  • The student must be a degree-seeking SJSU student that has been accepted to study at RMIT for the Fall 2012 semester on the SJSU Bilateral Exchange Program.


  • One official transcript from SJSU
  • Two formal letters of recommendation:
    • Two letters can address student’s academic performance.
    • One letter can address student’s academic performance while another letter can address student’s service to the community.
  • A 5-page essay detailing:
    • Why the student chose to go abroad
    • Why study abroad is important
    • Why the student chose to study at RMIT in Australia
    • How the student plans on helping make SJSU a global campus and a global community upon their return

Amount of Scholarship

One $5,000 scholarship

Application Deadline

For the Fall 2012 semester—May 1st!


  • The winner will be contacted in May 2012
  • The award will be processed upon student arrival in Melbourne, Australia