International Aviation Women's Association Scholarship

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The International Aviation Women’s Association (IAWA) is a non-profit association with members in 38 countries, representing 257 major companies and aviation authorities. IAWA is dedicated to promoting the advancement of women in the aviation.

Courses eligible

Undergraduate or Postgraduate Aviation (full time)

Eligibility / selection criteria

To be eligible, applicants must:

• be an International student, an Australian citizen, a New Zealand Citizen, an Australian permanent resident or holder of a permanent humanitarian visa

• be a female student studying full time in an aviation undergraduate or post graduate course

• submit a personal statement of no more than 500 words outlining your interest and passion for aviation and financial need for the scholarship

• submit a referee report outlining leadership quality and community participation.


The scholarship is valued at 5000 USD (paid at the current conversion rate) per year for 1 year.

In addition to the scholarship funds received, the successful recipient will also have the opportunity to attend the annual IAWA conference, fully funded by the IAWA.


How to apply

Applications will re-open in August 2020.


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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