Achievement Cleaning Humanitarian Welcome Scholarship

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Achievement Cleaning is committed to helping humanitarian visa holders in Australia. The University currently has a significant student population of students who identify as being enrolled under a humanitarian visa. This humanitarian welcome scholarship is designed to support commencing students holding a humanitarian visa in a Diploma or Advanced Diploma Course.

Courses eligible

Diploma or Advanced Diploma Courses offered by Swinburne University of Technology

Eligibility / selection criteria

To be eligible for the Achievement Cleaning Humanitarian Welcome Scholarship, applicants must:

  1. Meet the following criteria:
    • holder of a Permanent Humanitarian Visa
  2. Meet the following enrolment criteria:
    • be a commencing Swinburne student in Semester 1, 2022
    • enrolled full-time in an eligible course (see courses eligible in section above)
  3. Provide a personal statement (300 words) addressing the following points:
    • any social or economic disadvantage
    • involvement in the community (including leadership potential)
    • how you intend to contribute to your community in the future
  4. Provide evidence to support your application and personal statement. Such as:
    • Financial hardship (Centrelink statement, payslips. Bank statements can be used if an explanation is provided in a personal statement)
    • Permanent Humanitarian Visa status, and
    • Extra-curricular service to community


This scholarship is valued at $3000 for one year only. There are 2 scholarships available to be awarded.

How to apply

Applications will re-open in September 2022.

For assistance when completing your application, please view the Scholarship Application Help Guide.


All scholarships offered by Swinburne are governed by a set of conditions. Please visit our Scholarship Conditions page for further information.


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