About the scholarship

Applications for this scholarship are now open and close 1 August, 2018.

This prestigious scholarship covers full tuition fees for any single undergraduate degree (excluding the Bond Medical Program), and is awarded annually to a Year 12 student enrolled at a Western Australian Secondary School. It is designed to acknowledge young achievers who demonstrate leadership and community involvement, a capacity for academic achievement and a generous and outgoing nature.

Download the Vynka Hohnen Scholarship information flyer.

Scholarship is available to a Year 12 school leaver from a Western Australian Secondary School, beginning their study at Bond University in the following year, January semester.

  • Available to students completing Year 12 in a Western Australia Secondary School.
  • To be considered, applicants must be predicted to achieve a minimum of ATAR 95.00 or IB Diploma 37.
  • Demonstrated record of leadership, initiative and service to their School and/or Community. 
  • Generous and outgoing nature.

All Vynka Hohnen Scholars are expected to maintain the level of academic and personal excellence that distinguished them as applicants.

100% tuition for any single undergraduate degree (excluding the Bond Medical Program).

How to Apply

Upon completion of the Bond University Online Study Application form, eligible students can apply for this scholarship via the Scholarship Application Form.

Students must complete and submit their scholarship application prior to the application closing date of 1 August 2018. No late scholarship applications will be considered. If you are applying for more then one scholarship with different application closing dates, it is important to submit your scholarship application form by the earliest scholarship closing date.

Scholarship applicants will be required to submit the following documents as part of their scholarship application:

  • A School reference; 
  • Evidence of your leadership, initiative, and service to your school and/or community, including 2 references; and,  
  • A scholarship essay (max 750 words) answering the following questions: 
    • Describe your tribe (your family, school or community) and how they have influenced/driven you to be the person you are today. (200-250 words)
    • What are your strengths? How will you use these strengths to contribute and enrich the Bond community? (100-200 words) 
    • Talk about a problem that you would like to solve in the world today. Why is this important to you and what would you do to fix it? (200-300 words)

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to submit a short video. Scholarship finalists will be invited to an interview in late September 2018.  

Download our scholarship application and FAQ's help sheet.