Spotcap Fintech Scholarship

Inspiring grassroots, Australian talent

The Scholarship is a $10,000 award, supporting one aspiring undergraduate or master's student per year

The future is fintech

Join an exciting and dynamic industry. Inspire others with your story

Supporting our talent

Australia needs graduates with fintech expertise. Now is the time to start your career in fintech

Apply today

Share your vision. Tell us how fintech is shaping the world & how you will assist in its evolution

Scholarship details



Deadline: 10th December 2017, 5pm AEST
Study in: Australia
Amount: $10,000 towards the cost of an undergraduate or master’s degree
Course starts: February/March 2018
Host institution: Accredited Australian universities
Field of study: Fintech-related fields (e.g. finance, business, management, law, design, computer engineering, innovation and entrepreneurship)
Number of awards available: One

Scholarship details



Deadline: 10th December 2017, 5pm AEST
Study in: Australia
Amount: $10,000 towards the cost of an undergraduate or master’s degree
Course starts: February/March 2018
Host institution: Accredited Australian universities
Field of study: Fintech-related fields (e.g. finance, business, management, law, design, computer engineering, innovation and entrepreneurship)
Number of awards available: One

Eligibility

An offer of admission to an undergraduate or master's programme at an accredited Australian university starting in February/March 2018

An Australian citizen or permanent resident

Achieved or expected to achieve a good academic standing

A demonstrable interest in a fintech-related field, with an intention to work in fintech upon graduation

Required documents

CV

Work experience, education and extracurriculars

One-page cover letter

Academic interests, achievements and career aspirations

Mini essay

In written or video format, an answer to the question: ‘How do you hope to contribute to the world of fintech?’
Shortlisted applicants will be asked to provide proof of admission to an undergraduate or master’s programme, transcript(s) and two references

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The application is a web form that is submitted to Spotcap. Each file should be in PDF format and no more than 3MB in size. If you experience any technical difficulties completing the form, please contact scholarship@spotcap.com.au

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Timeline

4th September

Applications open

10th December

Applications close

15th December

Panel reviews applications

5th January

Shortlisted candidates contacted

Scholarship Judging Panel

Terms & Conditions

  • Amount

    The Scholarship is a tuition fee award of $10,000, designed to contribute to the costs of an undergraduate or master's degree at an accredited Australian university
  • Course length

    In the case of multi-year degrees, the Scholarship award will only apply to the first year
  • Remaining costs

    Applicants must be able to cover the remaining costs associated with completing their programme, including living costs and any outstanding tuition fees
  • Deadline

    Applications must be submitted by 10th December 2017, 5pm AEST
  • Further funding

    You are required to disclose any other funding you may be receiving

About Spotcap

Spotcap provides flexible and accessible small business financing, allowing entrepreneurs to focus on what matters – their business.