2018 Language Scholarships!

Calling all language students!

The Walter Mangold Trust Fund is providing a number of travel scholarships for Exchange & Study Abroad students!

The scholarships provide up to $20,000 towards travel and living expenses while you are enrolled in accredited language an cultural programs at an overseas university for 1 or 2 Semesters in 2018.

Eligibility criteria

Citizenship and residency requirements:
  • You are an Australian citizen or permanent resident;
  • You currently reside in Victoria.
University enrolment requirements:
  • You are currently enrolled in a full time award course at a tertiary institute in Victoria;
  • You have completed, or expect to complete, the second-year level academic requirement in a modern language stream before studying abroad.
Program requirements:
  • Your program is at least 12 weeks in duration (ie. one semester);
  • Your program is not delivered in English;
  • Related inter-disciplinary courses (such as Electives) may be combined with your languagesubjects, provided that you are proficient enough to manage learning and assessment tasks in your chosen language.
Application requirements:
  • You have applied to their home university (ie. Monash Abroad) for an accredited full-time exchange place or study abroad program in a modern language at an overseas tertiary institution acceptable to the Trust;
  • You have been accepted for enrolment by the overseas university into a full-time languageprogram of between 3 and 12 months duration, commencing between 1 January and 30 June 2017
Please have a read of the 2018 Guidelines, which will give you some insight into the selection criteria!

How to apply

You will need to apply directly to the Walter Mangold Trust Fund by the following deadlines:
Round 1 (Semester 1, 2018) application closing date: Friday 24 July 2017
Round 2 (Semester 2, 2017) application closing date: Friday 8 December 2016
You can access more information about the application and the portal here.


If you have any questions about the scholarship or the eligibility criteria, please contact studyabroad@mangoldtrust.org.au.