ACU Academic Excellence Scholarship

About this scholarship

ACU Academic Excellence Scholarships recognise and reward high achieving undergraduate students across all faculties.

Application dates

Open Date: Closed

Close Date: Closed

Scholarship type



  • The scholarship is valued at $5,000, to be paid in one lump sum
  • Multiple scholarships are available each year, and will be awarded equally across faculties proportionate to enrolment.

Student type

Current Students


This scholarship is open to applicants who meet all of the following criteria, as of the scholarship application closing date:

  • Citizenship: all domestic students
  • Faculty: any
  • Course: any ACU undergraduate degree
  • Campus: any
  • Study load: full-time
  • You must have completed at least 80 credit points at ACU in an undergraduate degree (excluding Non-Award undergraduate units).
  • Minimum cumulative GPA: 6.0 (on the ACU seven point scale across all ACU undergraduate studies).

Application process

  • Apply online by clicking the button below and completing the application form.
  • You do not need to provide any supporting documentation. Your current GPA will be obtained from our records.

Selection criteria

Applications will be assessed based on your GPA.

Selection process

  • The recipients will be selected by the Scholarships Office. A fixed number of scholarships are available, and these will be awarded across faculties according to enrolment. The students with the highest cumulative GPAs in each faculty will receive the scholarships.
  • Applicants will be notified of the outcome within two weeks of the scholarship application closing date.

Applications are closed

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