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Promoting International Peace and Understanding through the study of foreign languages

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2018 Walter Mangold Language Scholarships

Walter Mangold Language Scholarships for 2018 Round 2 are relevant to tertiary students who are applying through their home university for an overseas exchange semester or study abroad placement to study languages that will commence between 1 July 2018 and 31 December 2018.

The online Application portal is NOW OPEN


Please note the extended closing date, Friday 30 March 2018.

The 2018 GUIDELINES explain the eligibility and selection criteria.

About the Application registration process

To enter the application portal you will first need to complete a short eligibility quiz and register your details with a password.

The online application document will ask you to:

  1. provide details about your home university language courses, with subject codes
  2. provide details about your preferred destination university and proposed course selection.
  3. give considered answers explaining: why you want to study abroad or on exchange; what you find interesting in the particular language and culture; and what benefits you hope to gain from the experience of studying the language and culture at the proposed destination?
  4. complete a budget template of your estimated travel costs and living expenses.
  5. arrange for a Letter of Endorsement from a current lecturer or tutor attesting to your language capability; your potential to benefit from an exchange or study abroad program and the suitability of your proposed study program overseas. {nb. see note above}
  6. nominate 2 other people as personal Referees who (if you are shortlisted) will be contacted and asked about your character and interests.

The closing date for applications has been changed to Friday 30 March 2018.

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Letter of Endorsement

Applicants who wish to organise the required academic Letter of Endorsement (LoE) may download the proforma information with the topic headings and forward it to their lecturer or tutor. The Letter of Endorsement can be emailed directly by the lecturer, or uploaded with the online application before the (revised) closing date, Friday 30 March 2018.