Opportunities for remarkable students

Griffith English Language Institute recognises remarkable students with our Direct Entry Program Scholarship and GELI Excellence Award.

If you are a current student you can apply for the GELI Excellence Award.


The GELI Direct Entry Program Scholarship is for outstanding GELI Direct Entry Program students who are commencing at Griffith University in an undergraduate or postgraduate (coursework) degree.

GELI Direct Entry Program Scholarship

GELI Excellence Award

About the award

The GELI Excellence Award is designed to reward outstanding students and is presented 10 times a year.

Winners receive AUD$1,000* and are announced at the end of each five-week study period. All current GELI students who have completed at least 5 weeks of study may apply for the award.

*The AUD$1,000 prize may be paid into the winner's Australian bank account or will be credited to their Griffith University Student account.

Award winner

The GELI Excellence Award recognises students who are:

  • progressing well in their studies
  • attending 95% or more of their classes
  • attending GELI workshops
  • undertaking independent learning activities
  • active on the GELI Facebook page
  • contributing positively to enhance the student experience.

Closing dates for GELI Excellence Award

  • 15 Jan 2021
  • 19 Feb 2021
  • 26 Mar 2021
  • 30 Apr 2021
  • 4 June 2021
  • 9 July 2021
  • 13 Aug 2021
  • 17 Sept 2021
  • 22 Oct 2021
  • 26 Nov 2021

Apply for award

If you are a current student you can apply for the award.


Griffith University offers a generous range of scholarships to support international students coming to study in undergraduate, postgraduate, research and pathway programs. We also offer scholarships to encourage and support family members of Griffith students and alumni.

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